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Announcing a direct pathway to the LRSM Choral Directing diploma

In conjunction with ABRSM, we are delighted to announce today that our Advanced Conducting Course will now offer a direct pathway to the LRSM in Choral Directing. ABRSM examiners will be assessing defined rehearsals and performances for the first time at this year’s Summer School, which runs at Keele University from 11 to 19 August.

New data privacy laws – and keeping in touch

On 25 May, the new General Data Protection Regulations came into force – and in the run-up, we approached current and past members, course attendees and e-newsletter subscribers to check if they were happy to keep hearing from us.

Children’s Singing Weeks for 2018 now booking

Our popular five-day, non-residential summer school courses for talented young singers aged 9-13 are running again in Walsall and Stockport this year, and bookings are now being accepted. Read on for links to event listings at both locations!

Voluntary Financial Controller vacancy at Sing for Pleasure

As a result of Mark Jordan’s impending move to the position of Assistant to the CEO, we’re now looking for a new Financial Controller to oversee our financial operations and to advise the Management Team.

5-Day Courses for 2018 confirmed and open for bookings

Details for our popular choral conducting courses which will run across five separate days in 2018 have now been finalised.

A warm welcome to our Young Conducting Scholars for 2017-18

We’re delighted to be able to confirm the recipients of scholarship places on our Young Conductors Programme for the 2017-18 academic year.

Two Community Choir Showcases scheduled for early 2018

Launched in 2016, our Community Choir Showcases are proving extremely popular as an opportunity for non-auditioned choirs to share their love of singing and network with like-minded groups, and pick up tips on how to enhance their performances.

Application process opens for this year’s Young Conductors Programme

We’re delighted to announce that we are offering four Young Conducting scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year, thanks to funding from various sources.

Summer School 2017 Concert Series confirmed

This year’s free-to-attend afternoon and evening concerts (and Choral Evensong) will take place once again in Keele University Chapel during our Summer School week, beginning on Tuesday 15 August 2017.

Young Conducting Scholarship place funded during Summer School

We’re thrilled to announce that generous contributions to our various fundraising initiatives during Summer School at Keele University from 13-21 August have covered full funding of an extra scholarship place on our Young Conductors training programme for 2016-17.