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.

Make Music Day - June 21st »
Take part in this free celebration of music around the world
Posted: Tuesday, 5th June 2018
Book now for Convention! »
Booking is now open for our 33rd Annual Convention! This year's Convention takes place from 24-26 August at Leeds Beckett University, offering a weekend of workshops, performances, trade exhibition and much more.
Posted: Monday, 4th June 2018
ABCD seeks new Training Manager »
Do you have arts admin experience, great organisational skills & love choral music? Our Training Manager, Penny Homer, is sadly leaving us in July and we are therefore recruiting for her successor.
Posted: Wednesday, 9th May 2018
Emerging and Progressive Courses - London 2018 »
Sat 21st Jul 2018 - Sun 14th Oct 2018
10am - 5pm, 28th April, 29th April (Progressive only), 2nd June, 21st July, 8th September, 13th & 14th October St Gabriel's, Pimlico and St John's, Waterloo Observer places available for all dates - £30 abcd members, £40 non-members. Book your observer place online below.
Our new Emerging Course will run in parallel
33rd Annual Convention »
Thu 23rd Aug 2018 - Sun 26th Aug 2018
Leeds Beckett University Book online now! Pre-Convention Conducting Course 23-24 August Main Convention 24-26 August Young Conductors' Course 24-26 August Inspiration and support for everyone leading singing, showcasing some of the best regional, national and international choirs Click here for further details. A