Keyboards & Piano
Sam studied piano at the University Of Surrey and Birmingham Conservatoire. He is trained in both classical and jazz piano, and works with theatre shows, bands, and artists.
Recent work includes deputy keyboards for international violinist Vanessa Mae including for concerts in Athens, Greece and Belgrade, Serbia, keyboards touring the UK with Clem Burke (drummer for Blondie), deputy keyboards for Club Tropicana (UK Tour), and Flashdance (UK Tour).
Full professional keyboard / piano credits include:
West Side Story (Birmingham Hippodrome), Club Tropicana (UK Tour), Flashdance (UK Tour), This Is The Greatest Show (UK Tour), Vanessa-Mae (Herod Atticus Odeon Athens; Sava Centar Belgrade), Clem Burke & Bootleg Blondie (UK Tour), Mad About The Musicals (UK Tour), Ghost (Urdang Academy), Something Old, Something New (The MTA / Bridewell Theatre), Sister Act (AMTA / Stockwell Playhouse), Seussical (The MTA / Pleasance Theatre), Bye Bye Baby (UK Tour), Festival Of Voices (Hackney Empire), Marco Polo: An Untold Love Story (The Shaw Theatre, off-West End)
Semi-pro/amateur/youth theatre credits include:
Guys & Dolls, NINE, Urinetown, Dazzle!, Miss Saigon, Les Miserables: SE, Jekyll & Hyde, Elton John's AIDA, The Boyfriend, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Iolanthe, Crazy For You, Jesus Christ Superstar, Anything Goes, Chess, All Shook Up, A Christmas Carol, Titanic, Half A Sixpence, RENT, Whistle Down The Wind
Outside of theatre, he has also played at various London venues including The Waldorf Hilton, The Ritz, Kettner's Townhouse Soho, PizzaExpress Restaurants, and The Crypt at St. Etheldreda's, and on P&O Cruises ships Azura, Ventura, Adonia, & Princess Cruises' Emerald Princess travelling around the Mediterranean, The Caribbean, Cuba and the USA.
Sam also plays piano for various London workshops, and audition piano for West End, UK touring and various other theatre projects.