Association Of British Choral Directors

Leading the Singing and Foundation Course - Birmingham 2017

Saturday 14th October 2017

Polish Millennium House, Bordesley Street, Birmingham B5 5PH

10am - 5pm, 14th October, 25th November, 6th January 2018 & 3rd February 2018

We launch our new course structure with Leading the Singing/Foundation Courses!

How does this course relate to our previous course structure? Find out here.

Taking place in the Polish Millennium House, close to Moor Street station, this course consists of four day sessions spread over four months and are designed for those who are either new to choral conducting or have conducted for a while and want to back up their experience with training. We provide video footage from each session so that participants can continue their learning between sessions.

Price: £300 abcd members, £330 non-members

"A superb course, delivered by a range of passionate and approachable experts. No problem we had was too trivial for them! Completely changed my conducting technique and has inspired me to set up my own community choir outside of school." Course participant, 2016

Got questions? Find out more by either downloading our course leaflet, or read our FAQs. If you still have questions, contact our Training Manager on penny.homer@abcd.org.uk.

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