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Case Studies
Jack Salter (Music Technology)
Jack Salter (Music Technology)
Music Technology student Jack Salter has landed a recording deal with a major european record label and has been featured on Radio 1. With his songwriting and performing partner Ellisha Green they are known as Dark Before Dawn and all their songs wereread more
Jodie Howland, Loren Howland and Scott Howland (Diploma for Music Practitioners)
Jodie, Loren and Scott studied the RSL Level 2 Diploma for Music Practitioners (MAS Records Artist Development Programme). The band 'Done by Sunrise' has played live at the LG Arena forum with Girls Aloud, One Direction and Westlife and are regularly featured onread more
Conor di Leo (Music Performance)
Conor di Leo, a Level 3 Music Performance student, toured with U.S. rock band, Black Stone Cherry during their major arena tour at the LG Arena in Birmingham.  Conor showcased his own musical talents by providing warm up entertainment on the forum stageread more
The Twang
Twang members Phil and Jon were students on Music Technology course and went onto chart success in their band 'The Twang' when their single 'Wide Awake' went to number 3 in the charts and their 1st album reached the UK top twenty. read more
Funkagenda (Adam Walder)
Adam Walder was a student on Btec ND Music course. He is now one the biggest House music producers and DJs in the world. He has remixed and produced Basement Jaxx, Moby, Fat Boy Slim and Dirty Vegas. His production contributions to the Blackread more
Samson Lewis
Sam completed the Btec Diploma in Music Technology & DJ Production in 2009. Since studying at Kidderminster College, he is now a House DJ, playing at nights across the UK and holds several residencies in Ibiza. read more
Quantic (Will Holland)
Will was a student on the Btec ND Music Tech course. He is now records under various guises, notably, Quantic, The Quantic Soul Orchestra, and The Limp Twins. Will has recorded ten albums under these various names and is known throughout the worldread more
Sunjay Brayne (Music)
Sunjay Brayne is rapidly developing into one of the best young solo performers on the English acoustic scene. Aged just 18 his performances have been described as 'mature & confident', while his guitar playing has been hailed as 'superb, brilliant, experienced, intricate & faultless.'read more
Lauren Wright (Music)
Lauren was a student on the Level 3 Btec Music course and went onto 'Amplify' Level 4 Creative Practitioner course. Her talent and hard work was rewarded with a recording contract in 2012. Her debut single "Kiss Me" was released on 8th October 2012.read more
Sam Coulson, Asia (Music)
Kidderminster College Music Performance student Sam Coulson went on to join English progressive rock band Asia. Asia are an English progressive rock band formed in London in 1981. The most commercially successful line-up was its original, which was a super group of four membersread more
Davey Warsop (Music)
Davey Warsop studied the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Music Technology here at Kidderminster College, which has set him on an amazing career path; he is now a singer, songwriter, producer, engineer and mixer. Originally from Birmingham, he currently lives and works inread more
Andy Edwards (Music)
Meet Andy Edwards... Kidderminster College's Course Leader for Music Performance. Andy Edwards came to prominence as Robert Plant’s drummer between 1997 and 2001. During this time he worked exclusively for Robert, performing all over the world on over 100 gigs. These included performances headliningread more
Steve Lawson (Music)
  Meet Steve Lawson... Kidderminster College's HND Lecturer Steve is perhaps the UK's greatest solo bass player but you need to see him live to really understand what he does. From Steve's website: ...new-age, post-rock, ambient-jazz, solo-bass... It’s a little tricky to pin down what he does,read more
Jim Faulkner (Music)
Jim Faulkner was a student on the Level 3 Music Diploma. Jim was a very gifted guitarist even at the age of 16, performing many tracks in college performances. After leaving college and doing a degree Jim has gone on to be a successfulread more
Dom Boyle aka Tsuki (DJ & Electronic Music Production)
Former DJ & Electronic Music Production student Tsuki (Dom Boyle) now performs shows all over the world and was nominated for the Best Newcomer in the Drum & Bass Awards.  He is working with a number of DnB labels and is signed to read more
Kurt Moss [Digital Music Production]
[Kurt is making moves as a professional creative, with help from our Digital Music Production course] read more