Whilst I have made my career in Business and Finance, I have been a life-
After 4 years of wonderful music-
I joined in 1991, just after it won the inaugural Sainsbury's Choir of the Year Competition. This was for an amazing trip to St. Petersburg and I have since sung in concerts and toured with the JCS in dozens of festivals and competitions all over Europe and to the US, including winning the Llangollen Choir of the World Competition. I have loved (with some exceptions…) the many premieres of new works which the choir champions, though my compositional style remains more traditional.
I am also a Trustee of Tenebrae, directed by Nigel Short, generally acclaimed as one of the greatest professional choirs in the world. "Phenomenal” (The Times); "devastatingly beautiful" (Gramophone Magazine"); "Choral Music doesn't get more magnificent than this" (Classic FM); the first ever ensemble to be multi-