Claire Barker – Lead Vocals

Claire Barker

Claire Barker

Claire Barker began singing aged 6 joining her first school choir and hasn’t stopped since!  Having been classically trained as a teenager Claire moved from opera to rock, to pop to soul and funk.  Putting bands together at University as well as songwriting, recording and doing session work  She has been singing in the area of Norwich for 14 years.  With 4 years as part of a duo and then 6 years singing in Norwich’s The Lee Vasey Band. She has done work with radio, performing live and recording as a session singer for jingles. She has a huge amount of experience at function band gigs, weddings, parties, pubs and clubs and she will endeavour to get you all on the dance floor!  She will do whatever she can to make your wedding special happily going the extra mile. Claire loves putting the talent in the band to the test, challenging them to play very musically complex songs and arranging unique arrangements to those songs you all love! She genuinely cares about each performance and in particular cares about the happiness of her Brides and Grooms!

Claire also goes out as a solo act in restaurants and wine bars and performs at wedding ceremonies and also as part of a Duo with Paul on acoustic guitar, Josie with two vocals and The Claire Barker Trio and Quartet! She also does regular shows at Potters Holiday Resort as a session vocalist.