Emily Barden

Emily trained at Paul McCartneyʼs Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) gaining a BA (Hons) Music specialising in singing and songwriting.

Emily currently works with a variety of organisations, including Sing Up, Trinity College, Snape Maltings, West Sussex Music. Emily runs several Community Choirs under the umbrella of West Sussex Sings, and provides vocal consultancy to schools and vocal groups. She runs workshops and courses for singers and training sessions for teachers and people working with young people.

Emily has written many original contemporary songs for young people and community choirs including the Sing Up Day anthems for the last 3 years which have been performed by over 200,000 people around the world.

Emily is a performer in her own right, touring as a backing vocalist and regularly fronts her own original music project at gigs and festivals.