A bit about us:
Stowmarket Chorale, formed in 1901, is an ambitious choir which rehearses in Stowmarket on Wednesday evenings between September and July; we usually give three concerts a year.
Director of Music:
Our Director of Music is Tom Appleton. He is a conductor, singer, educator, workshop leader and presenter who lives in Bury St Edmunds. Tom has worked all over the world with choirs, orchestras, and individuals as diverse as the Monteverdi Choir, the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain, the London Symphony Orchestra, the European Union Chamber Orchestra, the Gabrielli Consort, Dame Emma Kirkby and Ray Davies!
William Baldry joined us as an accompanist 2014 with experience as Assistant Director of Music at St Mary-le-Tower, Ipswich. He has been an organ scholar of Royal Holloway College, University of London and has spent two years as Organ Scholar of Tewkesbury Abbey.
He is an organist and pianist, and we are delighted to work with him.
We are delighted to have Terry Waite as our President: he has attended a number of our concerts and we look forward to a long and warm relationship with him, together with our two supportive Vice Presidents, Graham Bishop-Hunt and Dorothy Fisher.
Our next event is a really fun evening: “Shakespeare Meets Jazz” on Saturday 15 June. Guarantee your tickets by booking online now or telephone 07901 758009. Subject to availability, tickets will also be available on the door.