Book now for spring 2019 courses

abcd's courses are designed to help you develop on your individual journey as a singing leader. Our experienced tutors work with you to enable you to develop your own gesture vocabulary and rehearsal technique. The training is delivered in a supportive and encouraging environment, improving confidence and practical skills which can be used by those leading singing of any kind, regardless of age group, music genre or experience of singers.

Initial Conducting Course: Leading the Singing & Foundation

27 April, 25 May, 22 June, 20 July
The Hall School, London

For those just starting out in choir leadership, or who have been leading a choir for a while and want to back up their experience with some training. Book online here

Emerging/Progressive Conducting Courses

27 & 28 April, 8 June, 20 July, 7 September, 12 & 13 October
St Gabriel's Church, Pimlico, London

For those with experience in singing and/or conducting wanting to develop existing skills, and those working with at least one choir on a regular basis and wishing to further develop their technique. Applications are now open, and should be supported by video footage - find out more about the Emerging Course here and the Progressive Course here.

Bursaries are also available for abcd courses for singing leaders committed to working with young singers (under the age of 18). Click here to find out more.

If you'd like an informal chat about what taking a course entails, do get in touch with our Training Manager Elisabeth by email or by phoning 07805 454563.

Posted: Fri 08th March 2019

2022
February, 2 posts
March, 5 posts
May, 2 posts
June, 1 post
July, 1 post
August, 1 post
2021
January, 1 post
February, 1 post
March, 1 post
April, 1 post
May, 4 posts
June, 1 post
July, 2 posts
August, 2 posts
September, 1 post
October, 1 post
November, 1 post
December, 2 posts
2020
January, 1 post
February, 2 posts
March, 2 posts
April, 2 posts
May, 1 post
June, 3 posts
July, 1 post
August, 2 posts
September, 5 posts
October, 2 posts
November, 2 posts
December, 1 post
2019
January, 1 post
February, 1 post
March, 1 post
April, 1 post
May, 1 post
June, 1 post
July, 2 posts
September, 2 posts
October, 1 post
December, 1 post
2018
February, 2 posts
May, 1 post
June, 3 posts
July, 2 posts
August, 1 post
September, 2 posts
October, 1 post
November, 2 posts
December, 1 post
2017
January, 1 post
March, 1 post
May, 1 post
June, 3 posts
July, 2 posts
August, 1 post
September, 1 post
October, 1 post
November, 2 posts
December, 1 post
2016
January, 2 posts
February, 1 post
March, 2 posts
April, 2 posts
June, 2 posts
July, 3 posts
August, 1 post
September, 1 post
October, 1 post
November, 1 post
December, 2 posts
2015
January, 1 post
February, 1 post
March, 3 posts
April, 1 post
May, 8 posts
June, 2 posts
July, 2 posts
August, 1 post
September, 4 posts
October, 2 posts
November, 3 posts
December, 2 posts
2014
January, 3 posts
February, 1 post
March, 3 posts
April, 4 posts
May, 3 posts
June, 5 posts
July, 3 posts
August, 1 post
September, 7 posts
December, 3 posts
2013
January, 1 post
February, 3 posts
March, 2 posts
April, 2 posts
May, 5 posts
June, 3 posts
July, 3 posts
September, 4 posts
November, 1 post
December, 2 posts
2012
January, 1 post
February, 4 posts
March, 5 posts
April, 2 posts
May, 5 posts
June, 3 posts
July, 2 posts
August, 2 posts
September, 3 posts
October, 4 posts
November, 1 post
December, 4 posts
2011
January, 3 posts
February, 1 post
March, 3 posts
April, 4 posts
May, 6 posts
June, 1 post
July, 1 post
August, 2 posts
September, 4 posts
October, 4 posts
November, 2 posts
December, 2 posts
2010
May, 1 post
December, 3 posts
Join us for abcd Live!
After two years of online Festivals, we’re delighted to be back live! Join us on 1st October for abcd Live in the heart of Manchester - an exciting day of workshops, repertoire, exhibition and networking for everyone who leads singing.
Posted: Thursday, 4th August 2022 >
Hal Leonard Europe announces major new choral series SAM-Klang
Hal Leonard Europe announces a major new choral series, presenting essential repertoire in unique three-part arrangements.
Posted: Wednesday, 27th July 2022 >
Meet an abcd member - Jonathan Schranz
Each month over the coming year, we're going to introduce you to one of our many abcd members. Find out more about how they heard about abcd, why they joined and what they love most about being a member! This month, we're hearing from Jonathan Schranz, abcd Young Conductor member.
Posted: Monday, 6th June 2022 >
Join our team and have a say in abcd’s future
We are seeking new members of our Board of Trustees, who will play a vital role in the development of the Association as we move forward following the pandemic and shape the abcd of the future.
Posted: Wednesday, 11th May 2022 >
New member discount at musicroom.com
Our members can now claim exclusive discounts with Oxford University Press and through our Gold Member Hal Leonard Europe at musicroom.com.
Posted: Monday, 9th May 2022 >