Ashley Allen

Currently a lecturer for the Birmingham University Popular music course Ashley Allen holds over 15 years of experience in the performing arts industry as a professional musician and private workshop/piano instructor. He has had the pleasure of working, recording and playing with many notable musical industry figures such as Gregory porter, Aynsley Lister, Julie Dexter and Omar. He has organized ensembles and community classes for Birmingham's youth. His passion for education and empowering young people has led him to receive awards for youth excellence, through managing ensemble groups, directing youth choirs and leading community workshop.