Musical Director

Liz Croft

Photo of Liz in action, taking a rehearsal in 2017
Liz Crroft has recently stepped down as our Musical Director, so we are working through a process to appoint a replacement. Liz stepped down as she begins a new phase of her career, setting up a new mujsic teaching business along with her husband Rob. We wish you all the best and every success in your new venture Liz, and hope to see you in the future at rehearsals and performances.

Assistant Chorus Director - Alex de Bruin

Alex has been singing barbershop music since school, and was an inaugural member of The University of Bristol Barbershop Singers (TUBBS). He entered the world of "real" barbershop in 2009, following a workshop run for TUBBS by the Great Western Chorus of Bristol (GWC). With GWC, Alex has won 3 national gold medals and has had the honour of representing the country at the international barbershop contest 3 times. He is also a certified Music Category judge with the Ladies Association of British Barbershop Singers. Good job his wife is also a barbershopper! Outside of music, Alex is a research scientist for a large chemicals firm, where he helps design catalysts for cars and trucks.

Previous Chorus Directors are :-

Peter Cookson
Bill Payne
Tony Searle
Mark Grindle
Rhiannon Owens-Hall
Steve Hall
Peter Kennedy
Tony Searle
Derek Smith
Pete Powell
Barry Nowell

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