An anniversary year for an Exeter Choir and its conductor

Exeter Choral Society is celebrating its 75th anniversary year in 2018, but it's also a landmark year in my association with the choir as it's Musical Director. In 1943 a singing group was founded in Whipton, on the outskirts of Exeter. The Whipton Choral Society (as it became known) was renamed the Exeter Choral Society …

Supporting the Somerset Community Foundation

Later this year I’ll once again be masterminding the musical forces for the Somerset Community Foundation’s annual Sing for Somerset event on Saturday 16th December 2017 in Wells Cathedral. It’s a wonderful occasion, with a massed choir (‘Somerset Voices’) joining together with the Mid Somerset Orchestra to provide the music for a Lessons and Carols …