A highly accomplished vocalist and musician in his own right, Gladstone boasts a career glittered with many prominent highlights across many fields of the music industry, having produced musical arrangements for ITV’s X-Factor, supported well-known artistes such as Bobby Womack, Tracey Chapman and Eternal as a session musician and worked within Master Mix Studio where he recorded and edited music for esteemed record labels in the UK and Europe.
As a Musical Director, Gladstone has directed and produced a wide range of high-quality shows for various theatre and musical groups, including the Young Rep Theatre and Youth Rep Choir. This experience has seen him develop the confidence, vocal technique, stage craft and transferable life skills of many students, enabling them to take part in full productions led by Gladstone himself.
Passing his own first-rate musical education at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Gladstone stepped seamlessly into the role of tutor, passing on his extensive knowledge through self-led vocal and music classes and piano/keyboard workshops at schools and as Head Lecturer of the Applied Performance Theatre Course at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.
With a gift for all areas of singing and music and a passion for helping others reach a high standard in musicianship and performance, Gladstone is a world class vocal coach who is comfortable teaching students of all ages, from beginner right through to professional working artists.