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MILTON KEYNES MUSIC AUDITIONS

The Milton Keynes music auditions came this weekend for hopeful singers and songwriters

milton keynes music auditions

Milton Keynes Music Auditions: Hopeful singers and songwriters came to the Milton Keynes music auditions this weekend aiming for a place in Open Mic UK’s Milton Keynes Regional Final. Open Mic UK is more than a competition and if you’d like advice on how to develop as an act then please click here advice for aspiring singers 

Alternatively click here to apply to enter the Open Mic UK competition in Milton Keynes.

The judges at the Milton Keynes music auditions were:

  • Sean Calvert, from Secklow Sounds
  • Sarah-Louise Campbell, a vocal coach
  • Dutch Van Spall, from Big Help Management
  • Nathan, from Flipside Studios
  • Paul Kent, from Pure Audio Studios
  • Darran Barker, from DB Management

Milton Keynes Music Auditions: Find industry feedback below. Please be aware views expressed by judges are opinions and subjective to that particular judging panel. These views in no way reflect the views of Open Mic UK, and are published with a view to being beneficial to the performing acts. Please take the feedback on board with a view to helping in the future.

Milton Keynes Music Auditions - Feedback

Kellie Marie – Great song choice and a great voice. It’s worth bringing more emotion to the performance so we feel the connection between you and the song, click here for tips on singing with emotion. Good structure to the song. You got stronger as you relaxed! Keep writing please!

Thomas Dunleavy – Fantastic energy to this audition! Don’t lose the quality of your vocal through your enthusiasm. Performance was brilliant. Great original song. Liked your last year, and you’ve only gotten better. You’ve got a bright future ahead of you. Would be worth working with a vocal coach to help strengthen your vocal, click here for the importance of singing lessons.

Michael Cotter – Very brave to sing unaccompanied. Beautiful voice. A little more light and shade would help you. Look at your audience; we need a connection, click here for stage performance tips. Unique tone to your voice, it would suit performing arts and stage work! Good vocals and range. Work on finding an image that helps you stand out; click here for act image and synchronisation. You’ve got good vocal control.

Milton Keynes Music Auditions – Open Mic UK 2015

Charis Smith – Great storytelling. Great range. Would like to hear you perform something jazzy. Very well acted out performance, would be great for musical theatre work. Great connection with the song. Need to work on your supported delivery, this is something a vocal coach will be able to help you with, click here for the importance of singing lessons. Keep practising and your nerves will hopefully dissipate. 

Shanice Forster – Awesome power. Great song choice. Careful that your words all come across clearly, click here for diction for singers. Beautiful low keys. Great guitar work. Excellent projection. With some vocal coaching you could be very special, click here for the importance of singing lessons

Charlie Greet – Great song choice and a smashing performance. You really made me smile. Bring more confidence to your audition, look at the audience, click here for stage performance tips. Work look at starting to do vocal lessons to help with your breathing and control, click here for the importance of singing lessons

Melissa Ogston – Lovely version of the song. Rich tones, but work on your breathing to help you with the longer notes, click here for breathing exercises for singing. Great power and projection!

Luigina Colonna – Amazing vocal tone and control. Very confident performance. Great interaction with your audience. Really liked the song choice you chose. You really look the part.

Belle Harmonie – Great harmonies- well put together. Definitely a girl group to watch out for. Amazing performance. Looks like you’ve put a lot of thought and effort into this audition and it really shows!

Milton Keynes Music Auditions – Judge’s Feedback

Jamie Dickins – Great vocal tone. Don’t hide behind your guitar, make a connection between you and your audience, open your eyes! Click here for stage performance tips. Great connection with the emotion in the song. Lovely use of dynamics. 

Sam Stopps – Great image. Nice vocal tone and great guitar work. Nice rendition of a great song. You knocked it out of the park! Would love to hear you with an original song, click here for tops on writing a song.

Jennifer Nicole – Beautiful original song. Loved the keys. Nice vocal range and control. Some vocal coaching would benefit you, your vocals are unsupported in parts, click here for the importance of singing lessons. You’ve got lovely falsetto.

Sanya Grohar – Great image. Nice quirky vocals. Try to open your eyes more to make a connection with your audience, click here for stage performance tips. Strong styling and unique delivery. Loved your arrangement of the song and your vulnerability.

Simon Smith – Good image. Nice vocal tone. Always make sure your guitar is tuned before you go to an audition, click here for standard guitar tuning. Work on your diction, some of your words came across in an accent, click here for diction for singers

MILTON KEYNES MUSIC AUDITIONS

Don’t miss out on the Milton Keynes music competition! You can enter Open Mic UK now.

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