Joan is a classically trained mezzo-soprano available for weddings, memorial services, christenings, parties and social events in Norfolk & Suffolk.
She sings in a range of styles and genres encompassing classical, crossover, contemporary, musical theatre, traditional and sacred music.
"I don't just want to sing to an audience. I want to bring life to the music and create unforgettable memories" - Joan Hocking
Joan has studied classical singing and musical theatre since she was 13 and obtained a Licentiate (Hons) in Music Theatre from the London College of Music.
She has been awarded distinctions at the Norfolk and Norwich Music Festival in many classes including Oratorio, German Leider, Operatic Aria, Music Theatre and Folk Singing. She is also a talented actoress having performed with many local societies in Norfolk.
Joan has perfomed in many venues including Holkham Hall, Blickling Hall, St Andrews Hall, The Assembly Rooms, The Playhouse, The Puppet Theatre and Theatre Royal Norfolk and well as numerous churches and halls across Norfolk & Suffolk.
"For me singing is like breathing, I just have to do it" - Joan Hocking