Polly Strange- Singing Teacher
Polly is successful singer, singing teacher, songwriter and musician best known for her work as a trance/EDM session vocalist & top-line writer. She started singing lessons at age 3, and has since gone on to become a sought after EDM/Trance vocalist and top line writer. Her vocals can be heard on dozens of dance tracks, and her tracks are popular favourites on Ministry of Sound & A State of Trance compilations to name but a few. Please see the link at the bottom of this page to view her discography.
Polly has been singing/playing (bass guitar/keyboard) in rock, pop and folk bands for the last 15 years and has had the good fortune to gain international gigging experience from the tiniest cellar bar to huge multi-thousand capacity venues.
Polly graduated in 2006 with a BA (Hons) in Jazz Vocal Studies from Leeds College of Music, she then did a postgraduate year at Middlesex University Music department before going out to record and tour with an all girl rock band. Polly has Grade 8 Rockschool Vocals, Grade 8 ABRSM Classical Vocals and Grade 8 ABRSM Piano, she has attended countless Estill courses and workshops and also has a PTLLS teaching qualification.
Polly has recently left her post as Head of Singing & Musical Director at Cirencester College after 7 years to join the staff at Wilkes academy teaching their 16+ professional training course, alongside her thriving Private Tuition in Swindon. Polly can also be found teaching singing at Warneford School through the Swindon Music Cooperative, and at Burford school in Oxfordshire.
Polly's specialism is in modern voice techniques and vocal physiology. She has been studying with Anne-Marie Speed & Matthew Reeve over the last few years and is hoping to complete her exams and become an Estill Certified Master Teacher in the next few months joining the elite few, highly sought after licensed Estill practitioners.