press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
press to zoom
1/2

ABOUT SCOTT

Scott Braid teaches all lessons at the studio. He has a wealth of training and knowledge to share with his students, and strives to get them to reach their goals...
 

TRAINING

  • Studied voice with Janice Webb, Auckland, NZ 1996 – 2001.

  • Attained Performer’s Certificate – Trinity College of Music 1998

  • Graduated with Distinction from the Royal Academy of Music (London) – Post Graduate in Musical Theatre Performance 2002

  • Studied voice with renowned London West End Vocal Coach and author Gillian Keyes 2002 – 2003

  • Studied Speech Level Singing in London 2008 – 2009

 

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE

  • 1996 Role of Marius in Les Miserables – Hawera Repetory

  • 1998 Soloist and member of 11 piece vocal ensemble with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa Bowl of Brooklands, Taranaki and Nelson Vineyard tour.

  • 1999 Role of Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Centrestage Orewa, Auckland.

  • 1999 Role of Young Ben in Follies – Auckland Music Theatre, Auckland

  • 1999 Soloist in Berlin to Broadway A Kurt Weil review – Pumphouse Theatre, Takapuna, Auckland.

  • 2001 New Zealand tour of Blood Brothers – Mickey and Eddie understudy

  • 2002 Cast member of ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ A celebration of Richard Rodgers – Theatre Royal Drury Lane with Gillian Anderson, Dame Judi Dench, Lesley Garret, Ruthie Henshall and Claire Moore

  • 2002 Choir member at Queen Elizabeth II 50th Jubilee celebration – Buckingham Palace

  • 2002 Lead role of Stone in Cy Coleman’s City of Angels – Royal Academy of Music Graduation show, London.

  • 2004 New Zealand tour of Evita – Migaldi understudy.

  • 2004 Tokyo, Japan Production of Phantom of the Opera  - Raoul understudy

  • 2005 Cast member of Auckland Theatre Company’s production of High Society – Sky City Theatre.

  • 2006 – 2007 Member of Auckland based singing quartet Alzare.


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 2002 – 2004 – Vocal Coach and Head of Vocal studies – North London Performing Arts Centre, London, UK.

  • 2002 – 2004 – Vocal Coach at Susan Roberts Academy of Performing Arts Cobham, Surrey, UK

  • 2003 – 2004  - Guest teacher at Spotlight Theatre School Kent, UK.

  • 2010 – current - Vocal Coach at Scott Braid Vocal Studio, Matua, Tauranga, NZ

  • 2010 – current - Itinerant Vocal Coach at Tauranga Intermediate, Tauranga, NZ.

  • 2011 – 2012 – Itinerant Vocal Coach at Papamoa College, Tauranga, NZ.

  • 2014 - Selected to oversee the selection process of Anthem Singers at the 2014 International Women's Rugby Series between New Zealand, Australia and Canada