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Rachel Wells

Rachel Wells

She/Her

Biography

Rachel is currently studying MA Musical Direction at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and holds BA(Hons) Music from the University of Southampton.

Whilst training at Mountview:
Assistant Musical Director - Alice By Heart (The Mack at Mountview)
Ass. Musical Director - Urinetown: The Musical (The Mack at Mountview)
Ass. Musical Director - Chicago (In-house)

Musical Director:
Musical Director and Arranger - Our Girls, Our Game (BMYT) Patrick Studio, Birmingham Hippodrome
Musical Director - Cabaret concert, Pheonix Players
2nd Ass. Musical Director - NERO Workshop
Ass. Musical Director - Why The Whales Came (BYMT) Taunton Brewhouse & The Mack at Mountview
Ass. Musical Director - Let It Snow! BYMT Christmas Concert Regent’s Hall, Oxford Street
Ass. Musical Director - Our Girls, Our Game (BYMT), Alhambra Studio, Bradford

Keyboard and Keys programming:
Keys 2 - What's Wrong With Me? - Green Room Theatre, Dorking
Keys 1 - LMTO Wicked Sitz
Keys 2 - New Musicals LMTO Sitz
Keys 2 - Made in Dagenham, Laine Theatre Arts

Whilst training at Uni of Southampton:
Musical Director and Keys 1 - Carousel
Keys 2 - Suessical!
Assistant Musical Director and Keys 1 - Putting It Together

In 2022 Rachel also released her debut pop EP 'all in my head', available on Spotify and Apple Music, with two of her songs being played on BBC Introducing.

Professional Experience

  • Regional
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Master’s Degree

Regions

  • London/United Kingdom

Interested in touring?

  • Yes

Maestra Expertise

  • Music Director/Conductor (Pianist)
  • Music Assistant
  • Singer/Songwriter
  • Orchestrator
  • Instrumentalist/Pit Musician
  • Music Transcriber
  • Keyboard Programmer
  • Audition Pianist
  • Rehearsal Pianist

Primary Instruments

  • Piano

Additional Instruments

  • Synth - keyboards
  • Trumpet
  • Voice

Software

  • Logic
  • MainStage
  • Sibelius
  • QLab