Work

Digital / Brand / Innovation

Classical Music / Non-Profit

 
 
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S T R A T E G Y

I am a Full Stack Strategist with the aim to change the way that people perceive and interact with brands. I work to proactively change how startups, non-profits, and classical music ensembles can develop a more productive and positive experience for their consumer. 


C H O R A L   M U S I C

The convergence of classical music & experiential design has been at the heart of my work since 2011. There is something in music that is entirely enveloping. I strive to create new vehicles for audiences to interact with classical music. I want to be clear: classical music is not dead. It's just time to adapt to a new kind of listening experience.

C O N C A N E N D A

S P O T I F Y  P L A Y L I S T :  C H O R A L  S T A R T E R  K I T

K I N G ' S  5 0 0 TH  A N N I V E R S A R Y  M U S I C  F E S T I V A L

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CV

Education / Experience / Press

EDUCATION

 

2012 - 2013

 

 

2009 - 2012

University of Cambridge

M. Music Choral Studies

 

Berklee College of Music

B. Music Music Business / Management

 

START UPS / STRATEGY / RESEARCH

 

Current

Cambridge, UK

 

 

January - August 2018

New York City

 

May 2017 - January 2018

New York City

 

November 2012 - May 2016

Cambridge, UK

 

January 2012 - February 2016

New York City

 

 

April 2014 - October 2015

Cambridge, UK

 

 

May  - December 2014

Cambridge, UK

 

 

Advisor

Four Score and More is a social initiative providing high-quality resources for the teaching and learning of music, particularly music theory.

Brand & Experience Design Strategist

Heptagon Productions develops mission-driven marketing strategies that empower brands to unlock their full potential by putting purpose at the heart of their brand.

 

Director of Customer Experience

MakersFinders Inc. is a story-driven marketplace for independent makers.

 

Founder & Creative Director

Concanenda Limited was a consultancy formed with a mission to create accessibility to choral music through digital media. It continues to be a choir at the convergence of choral music and mixed visual media.

 

Research Associate

Strategic Resource Group SRG is a leading US retail and consumer goods consulting firm with three decades of experience working with top US and global retail chains, wholesalers, suppliers and investment firms at the executive level.

 

Co-Founder & CEO

Musiqli (Musiqroom Ltd) was a digital platform for musicians supported by Accelerate Cambridge and the Welsh Govt.

 

Participating Member

Accelerate Cambridge  is a start-up "accelerator" established by Cambridge Judge Business School situated at the heart of the University of Cambridge and the Cambridge Cluster.

 

PRODUCTION

 

Production Assistant

Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC Annual Conference 

Produced by Rod Morrison

Assistant Producer  

Unrig the System Summit  

Convening the Brightest Minds from the Right and Left to Fix American Politics.

Produced by Heptagon Productions

Special Guest include: Richard Painter, Jennifer Lawrence, Steve Hilton, Nina Turner, Buddy Roemer, Tulsi Gabbard, Mike Gallagher, Kathay Feng, Lawrence Lessig, Anita Earls, Ellen Weintraub, and Josh Silver

 

Stage Manager   

Spark! Talks Stage, Unrig the System Summit  

Every good idea begins with a spark. Democracy reform leaders from across America took to the stage at Unrig to share inspiration and insights from their bold work making change.

Produced by Heptagon Productions

Special Guests include: Lawrence Lessig, Cynthia Dai, odie Filkins-Webber, Michelle Diguilio, Ginna Green, Jennifer Pae, John Pudner, John Bonifaz, Jon Fox, Nia Weeks, Shaneice Simmons, Wendy Fields, Zoe Reiter, and more

 

Producer

Cambridge in America Bi-Annual Board Meeting 

CAm advances the mission of the University of Cambridge and its thirty-one member Colleges by providing expertise in fundraising and alumni relations in the US. 2016 was a record breaking year in philanthropic support for the University.

 

Executive Producer

King's (College) 500 Contemporary Music Festival 

A three day music festival to celebrate 500 years of music making in King's College Chapel, Cambridge.

Special Guests include: Philharmonia Orchestra, George Benjamin, John Butt, Marcus Stockhausen, London Voices, The Wallace Collection, Concanenda guest conducted by Ben Parry, The Choir of King's Chapel, Cambridge dir. Stephen Cleobury, The King's Men, Andrew Powell, and Kirsten Powell

 

Production Assistant

Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC Annual Conference 

Produced by Rod Morrison

 

Production Assistant

Apollo Management 25th Anniversary

Produced by Rod Morrison 

Special Guests include: Former President Bill Clinton

 

Production Assistant

David Foster Presents: An Evening with ChildHelp 

A 50th Anniversary ChildHelp Celebration

Produced by Alan Newman & Stage Presence

Special Guests include: First Lady Michelle Obama, David Foster, Patti LaBelle, Ruben Studdard, Charice, and Brian McKnight

 

Production Assistant

Pantene Pro-Voice 

Produced by Alan Newman & Stage Presence

Special Guests include: Ashanti, Paulina Rubio, Fefe Dobson, and Marie Digby

 

October 2018

Jazz At Lincoln Center

New York City

February 2018

Tulane University, NOLA

 

 

 

 

 February 2018

Tulane University, NOLA

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 2016

New York City

 

 

 

 

 January - October 2015

King's College Cambridge

 

 

 

 

October 2015

Cipriani 42nd Street

New York City

 

May 2015

The Rainbow Room

10 on the Park, and The Pierre Hotel

New York City

 

April 2010

Warner Theatre, DC

 

 

 

 

August 2004

Manhattan Ballroom

New York City

PERFORMANCE

 

2012 - 2016

Cambridge, UK

 

2013 - 2014

Cambridge, UK

 

2013 - 2014

Cambridge, UK

 

2011-2012

Boston, MA

 

1999 - 2004

NYC

Conductor & Director

Concanenda

 

Choral Scholar

The Choir of Jesus College Cambridge under the directorship of Mark Williams.

 

Conductor

Jesus Singers

 

Conductor & Director

Crepusculum

 

Chorister

The Choir of The Cathedral of St. John the Divine under the directorship of Johnson Flucker.

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 
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The Baby Whisperer

Your classical music guide to soothing tunes for your tot.

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King's Chapel

Contemporary Music Festival

A three day music festival to celebrate 500 years of music making in King's College Chapel, Cambridge.

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Concanenda

The convergence of choral music and experiential design.