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James Murrum

James Murrum

Bands

  • Role
    Band
  • Bandleader / Emcee / Vocalist
    The James Murrum Band - Crystal Room - P&O Britannia

Credits

Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2017 Musical Director
Music Direction
Spring Awakening
Adam Boden
Bodens Performing Arts
ArtsDepot, North Finchley, London
2017 Musical Director / Composer / Arranger
Music Direction
Woyzeck: A Contemporary Reimagining
Adam Boden
Bodens Performing Arts
The Scaffold Theatre, London
2017 Associate Musical Director / Arranger
Music Direction
'IGNITE' Masters Performing Arts Showcase 2017
Masters Performing Arts
The Shaw Theatre, King's Cross
2017 Associate Musical Director / Arranger
Music Direction
'Waiting In The Wings' West End MT Showcase 2017
West End MT
Wyllyotts Theatre, Potters Bar, London
2017 Musical Director
Music Direction
Into The Woods
Adam Boden
Bodens Performing Arts
Monken Hadley Common, Barnet, London
2017 Singing Teacher / Musical Director
Performing Arts
Masters Performing Arts
Masters Performing Arts, Rayleigh, Essex
Rayleigh, Essex
2017 Singing Teacher / Musical Director
Performing Arts
Bodens Performing Arts College
Bodens Performing Arts, New Barnet, London
New Barnet, London
2017 Singing Teacher / Musical Director
Music Direction
West End Musical Theatre
West End MT, Finsbury Park, London
London
2017 Musical Director / Arranger
Music Direction
BBC Vocal Project - 'Pitch Battle' - 'Vocal.i.Sing'
Custom.I.Sing, London
London
2017 Vocalist / Performer
Live Performance
Cabaret Confidential - Live at The Pheasantry, Chelsea
Excess All Areas Ltd
The Pheasantry, Chelsea, London
2016 - 2017 Musical Director
Music Direction
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jamie Alexander Wilson
Those Magic Beans
Woodville Theatre, Gravesend
2016 - 2017 Singing Teacher
Teacher
Cosson's School of Performing Arts
Cosson's School of Performing Arts, Chatham, Kent
The Brook Theatre, Chatham
2015 - 2016 Musical Director / Bandleader / Vocalist / Emcee / Accompanist
Live Performance
P&O Britannia - 'The James Murrum Band'
P&O Cruises / Carnival UK
The Crystal Room
2014 Musical Director / Vocal Producer / Arranger
Teacher
Dreamflight Charity Ball
Stuart Glover
TAG [Talent Artistic Group]
Hilton Hotel, London
2014 Singing Teacher
Teacher
Mandy Ellen Performing Arts College
Mandy Ellen Performing Arts College, Maidstone, Kent
2014 Vocalist / Performer
Live Performance
Cabaret Confidential - Live at The Pheasantry, Chelsea
Excess All Areas Ltd
2013 Assistant Musical Director
Music Direction
Seussical The Musical
Sell A Door Productions
The Arts Theatre, Leicester Square, London
2013 Vocalist / Pianist
Live Performance
Sensatori - Egypt, Turkey, Crete
TED Productions
2013 Session Vocalist
Session Musician
Sincerely, Mr Toad [A New Musical] [DEMO RECORDINGS]
Sell A Door Productions
2013 Vocalist / Performer
Live Performance
Cabaret Confidential - Live at The Pheasantry, Chelsea
Excess All Areas Ltd
The Pheasantry, Chelsea, London
2011 - 2012 Vocalist / Pianist
Live Performance
Resident Musician / Performer
The Arts Club, Mayfair, London
The Arts Club, Mayfair
2011 Workshop Leader / Pianist / Accompanist
Education
DADA
Disability and Deaf Arts, Liverpool
2010 - 2011 Accompanist / Ballet Pianist / Musical Director / Workshop Leader
Teacher
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts)
2008 - 2011 Tenor Lay Clerk
Live Performance
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Choir
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
2010 Vocalist
Live Performance
'Wannabe' - Channel 4 Pilot
Channel 4
2010 Vocalist / Performer
Live Performance
LIPA Musical Theatre Showcase
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
The Critereon Theatre, London
2010 Linus Van Pelt [Supporting/Character Role]
Live Performance
You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown [The Musical]
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
Sennheiser Studio Theatre, LIPA
2010 Vocalist / Leader / Director
Live Performance
VOX [Vocal Showcase - 3rd Degree Music Festival]
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
Paul McCartney Auditorium
2009 Multi Roles [Lead]
Live Performance
Working - The Musical
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
Sennheiser Studio Theatre, LIPA
2008 John Brooke [Supporting Role]
Live Performance
Little Women [The Musical]
Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
Sennheiser Studio Theatre, LIPA
2007 Multi Roles & Musical Director [Lead]
Live Performance
O What A Lovely War!
Richard Parsons
St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent
2006 Jesus [Lead]
Live Performance
Godspell
Richard Parsons
St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent
2006 Multi Roles & Musical Director [Lead]
Live Performance
Fast Food For Thought
Richard Parsons
999 Theatre Company
C Venues, Edinburgh Fringe Festival
2005 Captain Tempest [Lead]
Live Performance
Return to the Forbidden Planet [The Musical]
Richard Parsons
St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent
2004 Pippin [Lead]
Live Performance
Pippin
Richard Parsons
St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2010
    BA Music (Performing Arts)
    LIPA (Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts)
  • 2007
    GCSE / A Level
    St. Edmund's School, Canterbury, Kent

About me

My name is James Murrum.

I am 28, and based in Kent/London.

I am a professional musician, musical director, performer, singer, vocalist, vocal coach, pianist, cellist, accompanist, ballet pianist, workshop leader, composer, arranger, songwriter, musical theatre performer and entertainer...!

I have been working in the industry in various guises since graduating in 2010 from LIPA, having studied Music (Performing Arts).

I am always looking to continue to work in the industry, in whatever way I possibly can.

I am a very capable, and passionate musician, vocalist, pianist and performer.

Please take a look at my CV, and my YouTube channel, for live performances, arrangements, covers and original material:-

www.youtube.com/jamesmurrumonline

Additional Skills

Grade 8 Singing (Distinction 2006)
Grade 8 Piano (Distinction 2004)
Grade 7 ‘Cello (Distinction 2004)
Grade 5 Music Theory (Merit 2002)
Jazz Dance
Street Jazz Dance
Chorus Dancing

Skills

Primary Job Type Musical Director
Primary Instrument Piano
Job Types Accompanist, Arranger, Backing Singer, Choir Director, Composer, Copyist, Lead Vocalist, Music Teacher, Musical Director, Musician, Songwriter
Instruments Cello, Piano
Musical Style A capella, Acoustic, Ballet, Barbershop, Cabaret, Classical, Close harmony, Gospel, Pop, Soul
Languages Spoken English, French
Years in industry 6+ years
Home Studio No
ISDN Line No
DBS checked Yes
Interested in A&R, Administrative, Composing/Arranging, Live Performance, Music Direction, Music Journalism, Publishing, Recording Group, Research / Academic, Session Musician, Songwriter, Teacher, Tour (International), Tour (UK)