Association Of British Choral Directors
Welcome to the Association of British Choral Directors

Welcome to the Association of British Choral Directors

The UK's only organisation entirely devoted to those leading choral music.

Gillian Dibden receives inaugural Chair's Award »
Convention also sees Fellowships awarded to Eve and Louis Halsey
Posted: Thursday, 11th September 2014
Do you know what’s happening to the voices of your choral singers during rehearsal? »
A research team at York University is asking for help in unravelling the mysteries of how choral singing affects the vocal health of singers.
Posted: Tuesday, 9th September 2014
Choral Symposium at City of Derry International Choral Festival »
The second City of Derry International Choral Festival takes place this October and organisers are now welcoming applications to participate in a practical conducting workshop as part of the festival’s choral symposium activities.
Posted: Tuesday, 9th September 2014
Leeds Intermediate Course »
Sat 20th Sep 2014 - Sun 15th Mar 2015
September 20th & 21st, October 26th, November 29th, January 10th 2015, February 14th, March 14th & 15th. This consists of an opening and closing weekend with four one-day sessions between, all spread over 7 months. The final weekend includes a shared performance for friends and family. The course is designed for those who conduct a c
Derby Initial Course »
Sat 27th Sep 2014 - Sat 10th Jan 2015
September 27th, October 25th, November 29th 2014 and January 10th 2015 The Voicebox Derby, Kensington Mews/Forman Street, Derby, DE1 1JQ This course is designed to lay firm foundations for anyone who has an interest in learning to conduct singing of any kind, or who has recently started to lead a choir. No previous experience is ne