Flynn Sturgeon is a dynamic musical director, piano accompanist and vocal coach who enjoys a busy career working with an array of performers in and around London.
Flynn currently holds positions as a musical director with the Gay Men’s Dance Company and Popchoir, and works with Stagecoach Performing Arts Twickenham and Richmond Piano School. He also regularly works with Urdang Academy, London Oriana Choir, John Lewis Partnership Music Society, and Sing for Pleasure. Flynn is a winner in the 2019 Creative Courage for Life Awards, in the category of Outstanding Singing Teacher for his work as a children’s vocal coach and teacher.
Flynn is the musical director of the sell-out musical theatre concert series Roles We’ll Never Play, produced by Tom Duern, and enjoys a busy performance schedule in an array of London venues. Flynn is a co-founder and musical director of Taxi Man Productions, and the London Thespian’s Choir.
Flynn read music (BMus) at Royal Holloway, University of London (2019), where he was awarded a first class degree with honours. He studied piano under Eleanor Hodgkinson, and voice (musical theatre) under Elizabeth Byrne. He was also coached by Mary Dullea (the Fidelio Trio) and Tim Travers-Brown (the King's Singers), amongst others. During his three years, Flynn took modules specialising in orchestral conducting, composing with technology, orchestration, and orientalism/race within musical theatre and opera.
Flynn is available for private piano, singing, and theory lessons, as well as recording sessions and repertoire sessions. He is also available to record backing tracks, rehearsal tracks (incl. click), and harmony tracks.
Most recent credits include:
Musical Director: New Year, New Favourites – Caroline Kay + Luke Bayer (Other Palace) - 01/20
Musical Director: No Business Like Show Business (London Eye) - 03/20
Musical Director: Roles We’ll Never Play (Union/Turbine)
Dep. MD (+ Keys 2): Soho Cinders (Charing Cross) - 12/19-01/20
Keyboard: Singing in the Rain (Adelphi) - 10/19
Keyboard: Songs for a New World (Lambert Jackson Productions) - 07/20
Other performances have included:
Pippin, Songs for a New World, Cabaret, The Prince, Bare: a pop opera, Jack and the Beanstalk (pantomime), Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (pantomime), Cats, Annie Jr., Starlight Express, Little Shop of Horrors, A Connecticut Yankee, and many more.