Candice has completed a Master of Music Studies (Vocal Pedagogy) at The University of Sydney’s – “Sydney Conservatorium of Music”. She avidly encourages the ongoing education of all vocalists and graduates, as one of the previous NSW committee members on the Australian National Association of Teacher’s of Singing. Candice has also previously completed;
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Candice has worked along side artists such as Cosima Devito (Australian Idol finalist) and Mike Vee (Australia’s Got Talent semi-finalist). Candice has 11 years of experience, teaching vocals at performing arts academies, schools, community colleges and music institutions around Sydney. She also currently conducts studio vocal classes and educates singing teachers, celebrity children’s bands, vocal groups, recording artists and choirs including; The Optus Choir and The Rock’n Soul Choir.
Susie started singing on stage at the age of ten. She has performed at countless venues over the last 25 years and has had a 20 year career in writing, arranging and production of commercial music for radio, film and television. As well as her stage career, Susie has always done voice-overs and sung on commercials for radio and television as well.
The Rock’n Soul Choir is a perfect arena for Susie to share her natural talent for singing and performing with others, and help untrained singers develop skills that will allow them to perform confidently on stage with the security of a choir of all ages surrounding them.
Jerry is The Rock’n Soul Choir’s audio production guru with a Diploma in IT (Systems administration) and a wealth of experience in sound editing, engineering and design. A professional singer and keyboard player, Jerry toured Australia with many great bands performing alongside; The Commodores, Air Supply, Hermans Hermits & Little River Band to name a few.
When he wasn’t touring, Jerry was a teacher with the Yamaha School of Music as well as taught keyboards and recording techniques at Erindale Tafe College in Canberra. Owning a recording studio, Jerry specializes in writing music for radio, film and television. He has written soundtracks for the ABC, and Channel 7. Jerry has worked with international advertising agencies and clients, writing everything from film music scores for American National Geographic documentaries to sound effects for a Jurassic style theme park.
Having been appointed as the Music Director to three of South East Asia’s largest recording studios, his work focused on the writing, arranging and production of commercial music for radio, film and television. His credits included *Toyota *Sony * Nokia * Pepsi, *Phillips *Pizza Hut *KFC * MacDonalds *Proctor & Gamble *Oil of Ulay * Milo *Nescafe *2000 Commonwealth Games *Adidas *Sega *Hoyts *MAS (Malaysian Airlines) and a host of others. During this time, Jerry also wrote a number of musicals, some of which are still being played throughout South East Asia today.
Now based in Sydney, Jerry continues to write music for overseas production houses though basing his heart on his family of 7 and the Rock’n Soul Choir. Jerry hopes to encourage people of all generations to experience the thrill of singing in a professional performance environment and offer them the opportunity of stage experience that they might not have otherwise thought possible.