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.

Awards made at Convention »
Peter Broadbent receives Chair’s Award at Convention; Cole Bendall receives Oxford University Press Andrew Potter Bursary
Posted: Friday, 22nd September 2017
Book now for Convention, 25-27 August! »
Our Annual Convention begins in just a few days time - places are still available! If you wish to book accommodation with us, your booking needs to be made by Monday morning; after that you will still be able to make non-residential and one-day bookings. Join us in Glasgow!
Posted: Sunday, 20th August 2017
Junior Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Chamber Choir to perform at Convention »
The Junior Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Chamber Choir will be one of three choirs performing at the gala concert at this year's Annual Convention at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Posted: Monday, 24th July 2017
The Twelve - Mozart Requiem »
Sat 7th Oct 2017
10am - 5pm St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2DH Join Neil Ferris and Joanna Tomlinson for a day dedicated to Mozart's Requiem. The second in our series The Twelve, participants will have the chance to work on the Requiem in a masterclass setting with a full-size choir from Constanza Chorus. Whether
Basic Conducting Skills »
Sun 8th Oct 2017
New to conducting choirs and want some help? Been conducting for a while and want to refresh your skills? Thinking about starting your own choir? Join us for a day of practical skills development with Martin Cook! You'll have the opportunity to see how to shape the sound using gesture, deepen your understanding of vocal skills and learn how