Clear View Arts is the vision of award winning and critically acclaimed professional baritone and composer Alex Poulton, BMus Hons, AdvPgDip Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Adv.Opera Cert, Franz Liszt Acadamy Budapest, Lieder Cert Hochschule fur Musik Franz Liszt Weimar.
Alex has performed in recital in major festivals throughout Europe and in many of the worlds leading concert venues from ‘The Wigmore Hall’, London to ‘The De Doelen’, Rotterdam. Alex studied in Germany under the legendary Dietrich Fischer Dieskau. His core repertoire includes all three of Schubert’s song cycles. He also sings art song for BBC television and has appeared on ITV, working in collaboration with Keith Cheetham, Robin Bowman and veteran Radio 3 broadcaster Piers Burton-Page. At The Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Alex won the Reginald Vincent Lieder Prize and was awarded a scholarship from the Joseph Weingarten Memorial Trust, to study opera at the Franz Liszt Academy, Budapest and lieder at the Weimar, Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt.
Alex is also a prolific composer. In 2018 he completed and produced a new retro-musical in three acts. FREEK STREET was introduced by hypnotist David Bolton and choreographed by Darren Royston. The show was performed by a mixed cast of professionals and amateur actors and singers on 5th -7th July at the Station Theatre, West Town, Hayling Island. Alex is currently working on a new work, supported by a bursary.
“This is exactly the sort of enterprising artistic event that local communities are crying out for, giving creative scope for performers and admirable live entertainment for audiences. Let us hope that it is taken up by groups up and down the country.”
The proceeds from FREEK STREET were donated to MIND