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.

ABCD launches new training courses »
Ground-breaking courses for music teachers in secondary and primary schools now available through our ‘Get them singing, keep them singing!’ programme
Posted: Monday, 27th November 2017
New singing competition for young choirs announced »
BBC One’s Songs of Praise is looking for the UK’s Young Choir of the Year 2018. If you are part of a young choir and think you’ve got what it takes, this could be the competition for you!
Posted: Wednesday, 22nd November 2017
Acoustics, warm ups, creating a gospel sound and more at our autumn conference! »
We're delighted to join with the British Voice Association again for a mini-conference day of sessions on the voice and leading voices from a wide cross-section of presenters.
Posted: Tuesday, 17th October 2017
ABCD Gift Vouchers »
Thu 30th Nov 2017 - Mon 1st Jan 2018
A variety of gift vouchers for the conductor in your life - whether you want to give them the gift of abcd membership or help them pay for the cost of one of our courses, we have something for you! Vouchers are available for £20, £50 and £100, as well as an individual category for membership (price varies throughout the year, see here for
Cambiata North West »
Sat 13th Jan 2018 - Sat 3rd Feb 2018
Westholme Senior School, Wilmar Lodge, Meins Road, Blackburn BB2 6QU Saturdays 25th November 2017, 13th January 2018 and 3rd February 2018 (including final concert) Now in its seventh year, Cambiata North West is open for applications! Open to any boys in Years 6 - 10, there will be three workshops, from November 2017 to February 201