Corporate membership of abcd

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Our Gold Corporate Members

Oxford University Press is a leading publisher of sheet music with a distinguished heritage that began in 1923. Eminent composers published in those early days included William Walton, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Constant Lambert.

Today we are proud to publish many world-renowned composers including David Bednall, Bob Chilcott, Gabriel Jackson, Cecilia McDowall, Sarah Quartel, John Rutter, Will Todd, and Mack Wilberg among many others.

Our current catalogue of over 2000 choral items includes sacred, secular and Christmas music, ranging from the celebrated Carols for Choirs and Oxford Choral Classics series', to pioneering educational materials such as the Voiceworks, Emerging Voices, and Songbird series'.

ABRSM: 130 years of inspiring musical achievement.

Through our world-leading assessments, qualifications and resources we support music making, teaching and learning worldwide.


Hal Leonard Europe is part of Hal Leonard, the world's largest publisher of printed music, and maintains an extensive catalogue of instrumental, educational and choral titles in print and digital editions. Hal Leonard is proud to represent publishers including Novello & Company, Chester Music, Walton Music, Durand, Salabert, Ricordi, G. Schirmer, Shawnee Press, E.C. Schirmer, MorningStar Music, Hinshaw Music, Alphonse Leduc and leading composers such as Ola Gjeilo, Paul Mealor, Owain Park, John Tavener, Judith Weir and Eric Whitacre.

Hal Leonard's print rights also encompass major catalogues in film music and musical theatre, such as Rodgers & Hammerstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Alain Boublil and Disney, and classic and contemporary pop music including The Beatles, Elton John, Adele and Queen, showcased in arrangements for choirs by Mac Huff, Roger Emerson, Mark Brymer, Kirby Shaw, Ed Lojeski, Philip Lawson and many more.

Our Corporate Members

Education | Publishers | Services and supplies | Music tour organisations


Distinguished Concerts International New York
The Royal School of Church Music

Victoria College Examinations


Alfred Publishing Co (UK) Ltd
Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Ltd
Halstan UK
Helbling Verlagsgesellschaft mbH
Music Sales Ltd
Peters Edition Ltd
Schott Music Ltd
Stainer & Bell Ltd
Universal Edition (London) Ltd

Services and supplies

Black Cat Music
Concerts from Scratch
Forwoods Music Ltd
Making Music, the National Federation of Music Societies
Presto Music
Sheet Music Plus

Music tour organisations

Musica Europa

Corporate Membership - the benefits

Preferential rates for advertising, exhibiting, member mailing opportunities
Opportunities for promotion and sponsorship
Reduced rates to abcd events, Annual Convention, workshops
Advance notification of national and regional workshops and conducting courses
Listing and logo in annual Yearbook
Annual Yearbook
Access to the Podium, the members' area of the website
Representation on abcd's Council
Collective voice on issues relating to choral music

For full details click here. For an application form, click here.