Laura Jenkins

Portrait of Laura Jenkins


+ Songwriting Tutor

Laura Jenkins (BA hons) is a singer/songwriter, guitarist, front woman and session vocalist and has been working in the music industry now for well over a decade. During this time she has released music through major record labels such as Armada and Black Hole, worked with publishing companies such as Sony BMG and Nottinghill and written songs for Universal, having her original work featured in some of their film releases. Alongside collaborations and session work Laura has also toured Europe and Australia with a number of different bands including most recently international live acts FireFarm and E:Clipse.

Her deep rooted love of music and performance has also been a solid driving force for her teaching career. Laura specialises in song-writing theory and has been coaching and mentoring students to write and record their own compositions both privately and in schools for over 10 years. She has also created and delivered singing and song-writing workshops for people with disabilities and worked for One Vision Productions (NSW Australia) assisting with writing original hip hop tracks and making videos for underprivileged indigenous children.

Laura is a very energetic, compassionate and empathic Individual who loves to share her knowledge and experience and watch others grow creatively, coaching them not just with song-writing, but also singing, performance and confidence building.

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