London College of Music

Our staff

Click on the tabs below to find out about the excellent staff here in LCM.

Classical and Jazz Performance

   
   
David Henson Interim Head, London College of Music
   

Course Leaders and academic staff

Emilie Capulet Head of Classical Performance
Pete Cook Head of Jazz
Martin Glover Course Leader - BMus Composition
Simon Haw MMus (work-based learning), Course Leader
Francis Pott Professor of Composition, Head of Research for PhD and DMus
Simon Rigby Course Leader - MMus and PgDip
Peter Rudnick Course Leader - BMus Performance
Robert Sholl Professor
Esther Sheridan External Engagements Coordinator
David Osbon Professor
   

Ensemble-in-Residence

English Chamber Orchestra Ensemble  
   

Instrumental and Vocal Professors

   

Keyboard

Jeremy Davis Lead Tutor for Keyboard
Alvin Moisey Keyboard
Bryce Morisson Keyboard, Visiting Tutor
Wilfred Murray Keyboard
Charles Owen Keyboard, Visiting Tutor
Natasa Sarcevic Keyboard
Krassimir Taskov Keyboard, Visiting Tutor
Sally-Ann Goodworth Keyboard accompaniment
Geoffrey Govier Fortepiano, Visiting Tutor
Simon Rigby Organ
Dan Banks Jazz piano
Ben Burrell Jazz piano
Malcolm Edmonstone Jazz piano
George Muranyi Jazz piano
   

String

Dermot Crehan Violin, Lead Tutor for Strings
Devorina Gamalova Violin, Viola
Joseph Spooner Cello
Larry Stromberg Cello, Visiting Tutor
Peter Vel Cello
Leon Bosch Double bass
Steve Williams Double bass
Dave Jones Jazz double bass
Mike Parker Harp, Cello
Jad Azkoul Classical guitar
Jim Clark Jazz guitar
Paul Westwood Jazz bass guitar
Ahmed Dickinson Cardenas Classical guitar 
   

Woodwind

Christine Hankin Flute, Lead Tutor for Woodwind
Michael Cox Flute, Visiting Tutor
Carla Rees Flute
Robert Winn Flute, Visiting Tutor
Neyire Ashworth Clarinet
Nathan Hassall Classical Saxophone
Anthony Pike Clarinet
Jimmy Hastings Jazz saxophone, clarinet and flute
Graham Hobbs Bassoon
Jody Sapsard  Clarinet and theory teacher
Judy Proctor Oboe and Cor Anglais Teacher
   

Brass

Tony Cross Trumpet, Lead Tutor for Brass
Crispian Steele Perkins Trumpet, Visiting Tutor
James Hastings Saxophone
Dave Whitson Trombone
Peter Lacey Euphonium, Tenor Horn
Don Lucas Trombone, Visiting Tutor
Oren Marshall Tuba, Visiting Tutor
Martin Shaw Jazz trumpet
   

Percussion

Jeremy Cornes Lead Tutor - Orchestral Percussion and Timpani
Jeremy Wiles Drum Kit, Latin Percussion and Director of Bloco LCM
Matt Skelton Drum Kit specialising in Jazz
David Jackson Marimba and 4 Mallet Percussion
Chris Hadland Director of LCM Percussion Ensemble
Charlie Maguire Junior Department Drum Kit
   

Vocal

Ivor Flint Lead Tutor - Vocal Studies
William Robert Allenby Vocal tutor
Katherine Broderick Visiting Professor
Sandra Ford Vocal tutor
Caroline Friend Vocal tutor
Morag McClaren Vocal tutor, Director/acting coach
Anthony Roden Vocal tutor
Merril Jenkins-Rose Vocal tutor
Giuliana Cheketts Italian tutor
Paul Ayres Director of LCM Chorus
Stephen Rose Vocal Coach and Repetiteur
Sandra Smith Vocal Coach and Repetiteur
Richard McGrath Vocal Coach and Repetiteur
Ennio Ficiur Acting for singers
Tina May Jazz voice
Iain McKenzie Jazz voice
Niamh McGuckin Phonetics and spoken voice
Lesley Anne Knight Singing Teacher/Vocal Coach
   

Conducting

 
David Osbon Conductor
Simon Rigby Conductor
Timothy Schwarz Guest conductor
   

Composition

Dominic Sewell Lecturer
Rosabella Gregory Module Tutor
   

Technical Team

Richard Liggins Technical Production Manager
Iain Hodge Studio Manager                         
Mark Ali Audio Technician/demonstrator
Xenos Barrett Lawrence Hall Theatre Technician
Valerie Cray Audio Technician/demonstrator
Paul Comerford Musical Theatre Technician/demonstrator, Theatre Lighting Designer
Conor Cosimini Audio Technician/demonstrator
Scott Harker Cover Audio Technician/demonstrator
Leaf Hillyer Audio Technician/demonstrator
Matt Jeffries Audio Technician/demonstrator
Jon Mullinex Technical Stage Manager/Theatre Technician
Adam Peters Audio Technician/demonstrator

Supporting staff

Val Watson London College of Music Administrator

 

 

Music Technology and Music Management

   
David Henson Interim Head, London College of Music
John Gummery Head of Subject - Music Technology and Music Management
   

Course Leaders and academic staff

Sara McGuinness Head of Popular Music Performance
Justin Paterson    Course Leader - MA Advanced Music Technology
Simon Zagorski-Thomas Course Leader - MA Record Production
Andrew Bourbon Course Leader - BA Live Sound Production
Jolyon Forward Course Leader - BA Music Technology Specialist
Danny Hagan Course Leader - BA Music Management
Larry Whelan Course Leader - BMus Music Performance and Recording
Pip Williams Course Leader - BA Music Technology with Performance/Composition
Esther Sheridan External Engagements Coordinator
David Osbon Professor
   

Music Technology Tutors

Nino Auricchio  
Paul Borg  
Antonio Castells-Delgado  
Neil Herd  
Leaf Hillyer  
Jez Nash  
Martyn Philips  
Sam Proctor  
Tim Sayer  
Greg Smith  
Sam Sutton  
Jared Sweetman  
Jay Daniel  

Music Management Tutors

Jason Bandy  
Lisa Bardsley  
Svetlana Chebysheva  
Kate Whitmarsh  
Megg Nicol  
Jacqui Norton  
Liz Pipe  
Andy Reynolds  
Jay Shin  
Sean Tharpe  
   

Visiting Lecturers

Francis Dickenson Video production
Caz Gorham Video production
Sebastian Lexer Digital audio interface design
Leigh Phillips Composition and arranging
Mischa Welsh Design and promotion
   

Instrumental and Vocal Tutors

Vocals  
David Combes  
David Laudat  
Lisa Laudat  
William Lester  
Tina May  
   
Keyboard  
George Muranyi  
   
Guitar  
Billy Adamson  
Richie Barrett  
Jim Clark  
Javier Fioramonti  
Misha Nikolic  
Cameron Pierre  
Iain Scott  
John Wheatcroft  
   
Bass  
Paul Westwood  
   
Saxophone  
James Hastings Saxophone
   
Drumkit and Percussion
Jeremy Cornes Lead Tutor, Orchestral Percussion and Timpani
Jez Wiles Drum Kit, Latin Percussion and Director of Bloco LCM
Matt Skelton Drum Kit specialising in Jazz
David Jackson Marimba and 4 Mallet Percussion
Chris Hadland Director of LCM Percussion Ensemble
Charlie Maguire Junior Department Drum Kit
Josh Neale Orchestral percussion and drum kit teacher
   
Ensemble Studies  
Liz Pipe Music Theory and Ensemble Studies
Jimmy Martinez Ensemble Studies
   

Technical Team

Richard Liggins Technical Production Manager
Iain Hodge Studio Manager
Mark Ali Audio Technician/demonstrator
Xenos Barrett Lawrence Hall Theatre Technician
Valerie Cray Audio Technician/demonstrator
Paul Comerford Musical Theatre Technician/demonstrator, Theatre Lighting Designer
Conor Cosimini Audio Technician/demonstrator
Scott Harker Cover Audio Technician/demonstrator
Leaf Hillyer Audio Technician/demonstrator
Matt Jeffries Audio Technician/demonstrator
Jon Mullinex Technical Stage Manager/Theatre Technician
Adam Peters Audio Technician/demonstrator
   

Supporting staff

Val Watson London College of Music Administrator
Wendy Chevous Administrative Officer - Music Technology
Tom Morris Administrative Officer - Music Management

Performing Arts

   
David Henson Interim Head, London College of Music                                              
   

Course Leaders and resident academic staff

Gavin Baker 

Associate Professor of Musical Theatre & Interim Head of Subject: Performing Arts 

Marcia Carr Department Leader for Performing Arts
John Davey Course Leader - BA Theatre Production. Senior Lecturer, BA Acting and BA Musical Theatre
   
Ian Duguid Lecturer in Performing Arts 
Paul Harvard Course Leader for Acting and the MMus Musical Theatre
 
Alex Loveless

Lecturer in Performing Arts

Steven Sparling Course Leader - BA Musical Theatre
   

Acting

Dave Bourn  
Paul Edwards  
David Henson  
Michael Howcroft  
William Lester  
Judith Paris  
Joel Trill  
Ed Woodall  
   

Textual Studies

John Davey
Alex Loveless
Richard Link
 

Musical Theatre for Actors

Lorna-Marie Moore
William Lester
Richard Link
David Henson
 

Movement, Dance and Combat

Emma Evans  
Bryony Williams     
Alex Murray  
Anthony Whiteman     
Gail Sixsmith  
Jonathan Leverett  
Hannah Wheeler  
   

Voice

Jamie Matthewman  
Niamh McGuckin  
David Henson  
Thomas Morrison  
Nick Trumble  
   

Singing

William Robert Allenby  
David Ashley  
Robert Bicknell  
Christin Curtin  
Jonathan Eio  
Ennio Ficiur  
Robert Greenhill  
Paul King  
William Lester  
Olivia Maffett  
Tina May  
Lorna-Marie Moore  
Merril Rose  
Steven Sparling  
   

Musical Directors and Repetiteurs

George Carter MD, Repetiteur
Matt Ramplin MD
Alex Crawley Repetiteur
Miguel Souza Repetiteur
Emanuele Mollica Repetiteur
Ollie Stokes Repetiteur
   

Technical Team

Paul Comerford Technical Manager - Sound
Paul Mackley PhD Student - Sound
Jack Rowley Film and video design
Greg Smith Audio Technician
Eddie Wade Audio Technician
Adam Peters Audio Technician
Leaf Hillyer Audio Technician
Valerie Cray Audio Technician
Claire Tonkinson Audio Technician
Matt Jefferies Audio Technician
   

Directors, Choreographers and Designers

Andrew Bourbon  
Daryl Branch  
Stewart Charlesworth  
Anthony Doran  
Simon Greiff  
Richard Healey  
Michael Howcroft  
Nigel Lewis  
Chris Loveless  
Paul Mackley  
Alex Marker  
Ian McMillan  
Kimberley Moses  
Richard Mulholland  
Jon Mullinex  
Stewart Nicholls  
Andrew Smith  
Marc Urqhuart  
Catherine Webb  
Stephen Whitson  
Amy Yardley  
   

Visiting Lecturers and organisations

Rosemary Ashe  
Valda Aviks  
Derek Barnes
Christopher Dee  
Marc Elliott  
Hadley Fraser  
Joanna Hickman  
Michael Kingsbury  
Steven Levy Producer
Mark Livermore MGM Accountancy Ltd
Alexander Nair Crescent Management
Matt Rawle  
Neil Rawlinson Actors Centre
Stephen Rice Equity
Amanda Turner  
   

Supporting staff

Val Watson London College of Music Administrator
Lee Sparks Administrative Officer (Musical Theatre, Acting & Theatre Production)

 

Pop Performance

Course Leaders and academic staff

Sara McGuinness Head of Popular Music Performance
Justin Paterson    Course Leader - MA Advanced Music Technology
Simon Zagorski-Thomas Course Leader - MA Record Production
Andrew Bourbon Course Leader - BA Live Sound Production
Jolyon Forward Course Leader - BA Music Technology Specialist
Danny Hagan Course Leader - BA Music Management
Larry Whelan Course Leader - BMus Music Performance and Recording
Pip Williams Course Leader - BA Music Technology with Performance/Composition
Esther Sheridan External Engagements Coordinator
David Osbon Professor

 

Instrumental and Vocal Tutors

Vocals  
David Combes  
Merril Jenkins-Rose  
David Laudat  
Lisa Laudat  
William Lester  
Tina May  
Stephen Rose  
   
Keyboard  
George Muranyi  
   
Guitar  
Billy Adamson  
Richie Barrett  
Jim Clark  
Javier Fioramonti  
Misha Nikolic  
Cameron Pierre  
Iain Scott  
John Wheatcroft  
   
Bass  
Paul Westwood  
   
Saxophone  
James Hastings Saxophone
   
Drumkit and Percussion
Jeremy Cornes Lead Tutor, Orchestral Percussion and Timpani
Jez Wiles Drum Kit, Latin Percussion and Director of Bloco LCM
Matt Skelton Drum Kit specialising in Jazz
David Jackson Marimba and 4 Mallet Percussion
Chris Hadland Director of LCM Percussion Ensemble
Charlie Maguire Junior Department Drum Kit
   
Ensemble Studies  
Liz Pipe Music Theory and Ensemble Studies
Jimmy Martinez Ensemble Studies
   

Postgraduate staff

   
Simon Zargorski-Thomas MA Record Production/ MMus Electronic Music Composition
Justin Paterson MA Advanced Music Technology
Leigh Phillips Composition/ Composition for Film & Television
Francis Pott Professor of Composition
Simon Rigby  
Simon Haw  
Richard Lightman MMus Popular Music Performance
Sara McGuinness Course Leader - MMus Popular Music Performance
Dominic Sewell Lecturer