James Murrum

James Murrum

Bands

  • Role
    Band
  • Bandleader / Emcee / Vocalist
    The James Murrum Band - Crystal Room - P&O Britannia

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2017
    Singing Teacher
    Performing Arts
    Masters Performing Arts
    Masters Performing Arts, Rayleigh, Essex
    Rayleigh, Essex
  • 2017
    Singing Teacher
    Performing Arts
    Bodens Performing Arts College
    Bodens Performing Arts, London
    New Barnet, London
  • 2017
    Vocal Coach / Workshop Leader
    Performing Arts
    West End Musical Theatre
    West End MT, London
    London
  • 2017
    Musical Director / Vocal Producer / Arranger
    Music Direction
    BBC Vocal Project - 'Pitch Battle'
    Custom.I.Sing, London
    London
  • 2017
    Vocalist / Performer / Arranger
    Live Performance
    Cabaret Confidential - Live at The Pheasantry, Chelsea
  • 2016 - 2017
    Musical Director
    Music Direction
    Jack and the Beanstalk
    Jamie Alexander Wilson
    Those Magic Beans
    Woodville Theatre, Gravesend
  • 2016 - 2017
    Singing/Acting Through Song/Music Theory Teacher
    Teacher
    Teacher/Tutor for Diploma Students
    Cosson's School of Performing Arts
    The Brook Theatre, Chatham
  • 2015 - 2016
    Musical Director / Bandleader / Vocalist / Emcee / Accompanist
    Live Performance
    P&O Britannia - 'The James Murrum Band'
    P&O Cruises / Carnival UK
    The Crystal Room
  • 2014
    Musical Director / Vocal Producer / Arranger
    Teacher
    Dreamflight Charity Ball
    Stuart Glover
    TAG [Talent Artistic Group]
    Hilton Hotel, London
  • 2014
    Singing Teacher
    Teacher
    Teacher/Tutor/Coach for Diploma Students
  • 2010 - 2014
    Vocal Coach / Repertoire Coach
    Teacher
    Self Employed
    Freelance
  • 2014
    Vocalist / Performer / Arranger
    Live Performance
    Cabaret Confidential - Live at The Pheasantry, Chelsea
  • 2013
    Assistant Musical Director
    Music Direction
    Seussical The Musical
  • 2013
    Vocalist / Pianist
    Live Performance
    Sensatori - Egypt, Turkey, Crete
  • 2013
    Vocalist
    Session Musician
    Sincerely, Mr Toad [A New Musical] [DEMO RECORDINGS]
  • 2013
    Vocalist / Performer / Arranger
    Live Performance
    Cabaret Confidential - Live at The Pheasantry, Chelsea
  • 2011 - 2012
    Vocalist / Pianist
    Live Performance
    Resident Musician / Performer
    The Arts Club, Mayfair, London
    The Arts Club, Mayfair
  • 2011
    Workshop Leader / Pianist / Accompanist
    Education
    DADA
  • 2010 - 2011
    Accompanist / Ballet Pianist / MD / Workshop Leader
    Teacher
    LIPA
  • 2008 - 2011
    Tenor Lay Clerk
    Live Performance
    Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Choir
  • 2010
    Vocalist
    Live Performance
    'Wannabe' - Channel 4 Pilot
  • 2010
    Featured Vocalist
    Live Performance
    LIPA Musical Theatre Showcase
    Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
    The Critereon Theatre, London
  • 2010
    Linus Van Pelt [Supporting/Character Role]
    Live Performance
    You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown [The Musical]
    Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
    Sennheiser Studio Theatre, LIPA
  • 2010
    Vocalist / Leader / Director
    Live Performance
    VOX [Vocal Showcase - 3rd Degree Music Festival]
  • 2009
    Multi Roles [Lead]
    Live Performance
    Working [The Musical]
    Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
    Sennheiser Studio Theatre, LIPA
  • 2008
    John Brooke [Supporting Role]
    Live Performance
    Little Women [The Musical]
    Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
    Sennheiser Studio Theatre, LIPA
  • 2007
    Multi Roles & MD [Lead]
    Live Performance
    O What A Lovely War!
    Richard Parsons
    St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent
  • 2006
    Jesus [Lead]
    Live Performance
    Godspell [The Musical]
    Richard Parsons
    St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent
  • 2006
    Multi Roles & MD [Lead]
    Live Performance
    Fast Food For Thought
    Richard Parsons
    999 Theatre Company
    C Venues, Edinburgh Fringe Festival
  • 2005
    Captain Tempest [Lead]
    Live Performance
    Return to the Forbidden Planet [The Musical]
    Richard Parsons
    St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent
  • 2004
    Pippin [Lead/Title Role]
    Live Performance
    Pippin [The Musical]
    Richard Parsons
    St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2010
    BA Music (Performing Arts)
    LIPA (Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts)
  • 2007
    GCSE / A Level
    St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent

About me

My name is James Murrum.

I am 27, based in Kent/London.

I am a professional musician, musical director, performer, singer, vocalist, vocal coach, pianist, cellist, accompanist, ballet pianist, workshop leader, composer, arranger, songwriter, musical theatre performer and entertainer...!

I have been working in the industry in various guises since graduating in 2010 from LIPA, having studied Music (Performing Arts).

I am always looking to continue to work in the industry, in whatever way I possibly can.

I am a very capable, and passionate musician, vocalist, pianist and performer.

Please take a look at my CV, and my YouTube channel, for live performances, arrangements, covers and original material:-

www.youtube.com/jamesmurrumonline

Additional Skills

Grade 8 Singing (Distinction 2006)
Grade 8 Piano (Distinction 2004)
Grade 7 ‘Cello (Distinction 2004)
Grade 5 Music Theory (Merit 2002)
Jazz Dance
Street Jazz Dance
Chorus Dancing

Skills

Primary Job Type
Musician
Job Types
Accompanist, Arranger, Backing Singer, Choir Director, Composer, Copyist, Lead Vocalist, Music Teacher, Musical Director, Musician, Songwriter
Instruments
Cello, Piano
Musical Style
A capella, Acoustic, Ballet, Barbershop, Cabaret, Classical, Close harmony, Gospel, Pop, Soul
Languages Spoken
English, French
Years in industry
6+ years
Home Studio
No
ISDN Line
No
DBS checked
Yes
Interested in
A&R, Administrative, Composing/Arranging, Live Performance, Music Direction, Music Journalism, Publishing, Recording Group, Research / Academic, Session Musician, Songwriter, Teacher, Tour (International), Tour (UK)