Vocalist/Pianist/Songwriter

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Howard Dee on SoundBetter

15 years professional experience as a Singer, Songwriter and Pianist. I was trained by Sharleen Linton, one of the UK's most in demand session vocalists and coaches.I have provided vocals for chart topping artists,an X factor winner and multi ivor novella awarded artists.Specialties:Pop, Rat Pack Crooner / Country / Dance / Singer Songwriter, Soul!

Are you looking for a unique singer to capture the listeners attention and bring your track to life?
Are you looking for a beautiful piano piece for your song?
Do you need someone to write an infectious, striking topline or lyrics?

I can help.

Services:
- Vocals (Lead, or Lead and BV)
- Top Line melody writing
- Vocal Tuning and comping
- Piano piece for your existing song, or I can make you an acoustic piano backing track for you to insert your vocals.

My home studio consists of high end recording equipment such as: Neumann U87ai Microphone, Universal Audio Apollo Twin Quad Mk2, and all the worlds best plug ins from UAD, Waves, Soundtoys, Antares, Izotope etc.

I also use a professionally treated vocal booth for pristine quality recordings.

Feel free to reach out for a chat :)

I look forward to working with you!

Send me a note through the contact button above.

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2 Reviews

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  1. Review by Marc B.
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    It was great working with Howard, he understood exactly what I wanted and took it to another level, highly recommended

  2. Review by Enrico Z.
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    It was a real pleasure working with Howard, a true professional, punctual and always available. I hope to do other work with him

Interview with Howard Dee

  1. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  2. A: We will work together until the job is done, and in line with the vision!

  3. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  4. A: I absolutely love working with other creative people and musicians. Its fascinating to see a project develop, and being part of that is hugely rewarding.

  5. Q: What's your typical work process?

  6. A: I like to get a full understanding as to what my client is looking to achieve, then work closely together with regular communication and feedback until my client is happy.

  7. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  8. A: I have eclectic musical taste. I am a huge fan of Rat Pack, Swing and Big band Crooners such as Michael Buble, Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, etc. As well as pop artists of today, such as Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, John Legend etc. and Legends, such as Stevie Wonder!

  9. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  10. A: pop, country, singer songwriter, soul, crooner, EDM, dance, House, Trance etc.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: My strongest skill is that I'm not just a singer - i'm a well-rounded musician, songwriter and voice impersonator who can help shape a vocal to almost any particularly style you are looking for. I play piano, guitar and use DAW's, mix and produce giving me an advantage over others to nail the vision you are looking for!

  13. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  14. A: Providing vocals (Lead and/or Backing), Songwriting services, Piano recordings.

  15. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  16. A: I have a professional studio in South West London which contains a Neumann U8ai Mic and professionally treated vocal booth. I use a Taylor Acoustic Guitar, Universal Audio Apollo Interface, Focal Shape 65 Speakers, Maschine MK3 and a tonne of world class plugins from UAD, to WAVES, and Soundtoys.

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GenresSounds Like
  • Michael Bublé
  • Ed Sheeran
  • George Ezra
Gear Highlights
  • Apollo Twin MK2 Quad
  • Neumann U87ai
  • Focal Shape 65
  • Logic Pro X
  • UAD
  • NI Komplete 11 Ultimate
  • Waves
  • Soundtoys etc.
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