Our Workshop Leaders

Rachel Mason

Vocalist and Choir Director

Rachel is an award-winning songwriter, musical director, arranger and vocal coach. She was an expert judge for Sky One television’s National Television Award-nominated show, Sing: Ultimate A Cappella during which she worked with musicians ranging from Midge Ure to The Vamps. She is a renowned show choir and a cappella specialist and has judged competitions including The Voice Festival, The ICCAs, The AVAs the CARA Awards, The UK Choir Festival, The Canadian Show Choir Championships and the National Show Choir Championships of Ireland. She also mentors and writes custom arrangements for show choirs in Australia, the USA and Singapore.

Rachel was the Musical Director for one of the UK’s top show choirs, Euphoria with whom she won multiple awards and performed all over the world from Hollywood and New York to the Royal Albert Hall. The choir also released an album of Rachel’s songs and performed on radio and national television in the UK and America. Rachel was also the subject of an article in American Show Choir Magazine, commending the song she wrote for an international anti-bullying charity which won a prestigious award and has been performed all over the world.

As a songwriter, Rachel composes songs for winners of The Voice UK, BBC Introducing Artists and upcoming pop stars. Her songs have won many awards and have been heard on stages across the world, on television and on radio. Rachel is honoured to be an ambassador for the charity WellChild, for whom she judges their Over The Rainbow choir competition. In 2018 Rachel was personally thanked at the annual awards ceremony by WellChild’s patron Prince Harry The Duke of Sussex and his wife Meghan for her work with the charity.