Marvin Muoneké – Jazz singer/songwriter
Marvin moved to Somerset at age 18 to study an FdA in Popular Music and a BA Hons in Professional Music Performance and Production. Since graduating in 2017, Marvin has appeared on The Voice UK and reached as far as the semi-final of Britain’s Got Talent 2018 along with fellow ‘Ratpacker’, Dennis DeMille. He also made his musical theatre debut as the ‘Ghost of Christmas Present’ in the Alan Menken musical ‘A Christmas Carol’ which ran for 9 shows at the Weston Playhouse and the Theatre Royal in Windsor.
Marvin has many other strings to his bow. He is also a self-taught trumpeter, composer, arranger and songwriter. Marvin’s overall style is heavily influenced by the likes of singers such as Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Billy Eckstine, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holliday, Sammy Davis Jr. and Tony Bennett and renowned bandleaders and arrangers such as Quincy Jones, Billy May, Nelson Riddle, Count Basie and Duke Ellington.