25th April, 2018
The Gresham Centre
Key Stage 2 Choral Leading
16.30 – 18.30
Explore your vocal leadership skills and gain tools to equip you to feel more confident in conducting a choir with inspirational choral leader Rachel Staunton. With a vibrant mixture of vocal warm ups, short songs, and choral conducting training you can expect to feel energized for the next phase leading your vocal group. This session is suitable for primary school music coordinators, children’s vocal leaders, choir leaders or Hub vocal specialists working in primary schools.
Rachel Staunton has been a Conductor at National Youth Choirs of Great Britain for over a decade and is a specialist in children’s and youth choirs. She was appointed an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music for services to children and youth choir leadership, is the founding Vocal Director of Opera North Children’s Chorus and Youth Company, and the Founding Artistic Director of the London Youth Choir.