The choir is directed by John Sheldon who has many years experience of conducting youth and adult choirs. His primary musical training was at the Royal Manchester College of Music, the University of Durham, and Goldsmiths College of the University of London. He taught music in schools for many years. He helped found the Warrington Youth Orchestra, conducted the Cheshire County Youth Choir, and has led various singing workshops in this country and abroad including France, Switzerland and the USA.

John has public liability insurance cover and has signed the Sound Sense code of practice.

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