Helen is a member of the Natural Voice Network and loves close part harmonies. She specialises in Georgian and Swiss styles of singing including yodelling styles from both countries (known as krimanchuli in Georgia) She writes original songs in her sibling duo Calluna Sun (also with piano, oboe and ukelele) and directs Yorkshires only Georgian choir Zarebi. Helen and her sister Louise perform together as Sätteli swiss folk singing duo, mesmerising audience with their tuning in together. Helen sings coro's and plays piano with the energetic and dancable Cuban music band Charanga Del Norte.
Past projects include singing with the jazz acapella quintet Solaris, and with the Georgian folk ensemble Samzeo. Helen founded and directed the Leeds U3A choir for several years before moving to Calderdale. Helen has sung with the project 'Journey of the Orixa's' with Global Grooves.
Helen has sang at various events, venues and festivals including Musicport, The Howard Assembly Rooms supporting the 'Warsaw Village Band', plus on the BBC Radio 3 programme 'Late Night Junction' with Sätteli.
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Helen is available for performances, workshops and singing tuition for those wishing to improve their voice generally, or who wish to go deeper into any of Helen's specialism's