Posts by Leon Starker

Tour 2019

We returned from an incredible tour to Europe on the 10th of July. Since then, in between trying to catch...

Keeping your choir at “Day 1”- tips from Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon

Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos regularly publishes a letter to shareholders. In his latest letter he talks about his company’s timeline...

Interview with Simon Bethell on his composition for the CTYC US tour

As part of the programme for our upcoming tour to the US, CTYC conductor Leon has commissioned a number of...

What do the basses do, exactly?

A companion piece to Properties of Magical Sectionals Written by real-life bass, Nick ‘Steve’ Gorven. The recent publication of Ma’am...

Properties of Magical Sectionals

Alto section leader and all around musical wizard Estelle Roux shares her tips on what constitutes a successful sectional…  Just...

Dear Friends who don’t Choir…

Legendary soprano and longstanding choir member Lauren Patterson writes a heartfelt letter to friends and family not associated with the...