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NOTTINGHAM SINGERS WANTED TO IMPRESS AT THE OPEN MIC UK REGIONAL FINALS

Singers from Nottingham wanted to impress music industry judges at the Regional Finals!

 Nottingham singers wanted

Nottingham Singers Wanted: At Open Mic UK we provide music industry feedback to all acts that perform in our shows. Below is feedback for acts from the Nottingham Music contest that took place at The Britannia Hotel. 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 Nottingham

Nottingham finest unsigned singers wanted to impress the judges made up of music industry specialists who have provided their music industry feedback for the Regional finalists. The people the Nottingham singers wanted to impress were Ruth Discua from Nottingham Vocal Academy, Adele Francesca from Adele Francesca Performance Academy, Curly Lead Recording Studio’s Dave Buckley, A&R for Storm 5 Management Tom Price and from DB Management, represent current X Factor contest, Darran Barker. 

Nottingham’s Regional Finals were rounded off by our guest act, singer/songwriter Chloe Adams. 

Nottingham singers wanted to impress – Feedback for Open Mic UK

Nottingham singers wanted: 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.

Phoebe Pritchett – Nice voice. Not sure you need the ukulele though? Good musicality. More charisma and performance will take it to the next level, click here for tips on performance. Smile!

Bonnie Auty – Engage with the audience more, click here for tips on performance Pitch was off on the day, not sure if this was because of lack of practise with both guitars? 

Sarah Musgrove – Don’t let nerves get the better of your voice. Good range. Some really nice adlibs. Good image. Try to practise the song enough times that you know every inch of it.

Ash & Connor – Strong performance. There’s a good chemistry between the two of you. Cool harmonies during the chorus. Good version of the song. 

Nottingham singers wanted

Molly – Really good guitar technique, song choice works really well and cool RnB vocals. Next focus on making the song your own, click here for performing a creative cover. 

Chloe Wood – Great voice. Nice performance but it could’ve been a little more dynamics, click here for tips on performance. Avoid an American accent. 

Emily–Rose – Performed the song very well, connected with the audience and good dynamics. Choose a more unique song choice for next time; click here for importance of song choice.

Amelia Wayne – Voice needs to be projected more to have a bigger impact; click here for ways to improve projection. Make eye contact with the audience. 

Tyla Saxton – Timing could be better. Relax during the verses. Nice potential here though. Great performing an original. Good performer and strong voice. 

Rebecca Yau – Great vocals and beautifully performed. Good originality. Nice choice of song! Need to work the dynamics, click here for tips on dynamics. 

Eve Mason – Great arrangement. Very brave to do that cover that way. So credit due for that. A little more guitar practice needed though. Mellow performance.

Nicole –Good performance of a very different song choice. Engaging with the audience more would help your performance, click here for tips on performance. Move around the stage!

George Harris – Nailed the cover- sounded just liked Ed Sheeran. Would love to hear an original from you. Great vocal. Try not to imitate the artist too much, be unique!

Mark Howard – Honest performance with a great vocal. There was a lot of feeling in the performance!

Zoe May – Guitar playing could be stronger. Nice voice and credit for playing and writing your own song. Lovely tone. Think about how to make yourself more memorable.

Nottingham singers wanted

Amanda – Strong soulful voice. Develop yourself as a distinctive artist. Nailing the first not is so important for a song as big as At Last, click here for importance of song choice.

Jess & Rob – Great energetic folk. Brilliant harmonies and fantastic song. Good lively performance. Built up really nicely.

Georgia Bray – Great performance and vocal. Good stage presence and charisma. Confident in your ability and vocals have lots of attitude.

Vision – Harmonies need a bit of work but got the crowd going with a strong performance. Good engagement with the audience. Be careful with your microphone technique, click here for microphone techniques

Trey B – Great image and potential, continue developing vocals. Cool song but the rap part was stronger than the singing part. Careful with your pitch.

Livy Neave – Good image. Great style and really strong vocal. Nice song choice which suited your voice. 

Samuel P – Good emotive song delivered well. Get that song on iTunes! Great style and passion within the performance. 

Jordan Martinez – Powerful vocalist and performer.

Lucy Smith – Improve your guitar technique. Lovely country style voice with attitude. Try to avoid the American accent. 

Isabel Ramirez – Really strong image and emotion in the song. Great vocals. Great performance. Star quality- give more with your performing.

Rachel Fearnell – Nice song arrangement. Powerful voice. Great dynamics/delivery. The piano needs a little work. Look at the audience, click here for tips on performance.

Nottingham singers wanted – Open Mic UK to impress at the Open Mic UK singing competition

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