Category Archives: Latest News-public

11 Jan

Vacancy for Blue Choir Assistant Conductor

We are looking for an Assistant Conductor for our Blue Choir, to work on our 2022 courses. The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria Experience of working with children and young people in a choral environment. A knowledge of ...

05 Jan

Pastoral Care Team vacancies

We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated people to join our 2022 Pastoral Care Team. The job involves caring for and supervising children and young people aged 9—19 on our residential courses; these take place at Easter (10th -16th April) and ...

14 Dec

NCCGB Scholar for 2022

We are pleased to announce that our 2022 scholar will be Milli Fryer, from Senior Choir. The standard of applications this year was once again very high, and the decision was not straightforward. We would like to congratulate all those ...

08 Dec

NCCGB is pleased to announce that Will Todd has agreed to take on the role of Patron to the choir.

The trustees are delighted to announce that Will Todd has agreed to become a Patron of the choir. Will Todd is one of the UK’s leading contemporary composers, and is renowned for his exciting and beautiful music across a wide ...

27 Oct

Applications open for Introduction to Choral Conducting Programme

We are now inviting applications for our 2022 Introduction to Choral Conducting Programme . The programme offers an opportunity for musicians with an interest in conducting a children’s choir to attend a residential course and observe professionals with a wide range ...

08 Jun

Easter course recordings

Like many other organisations, the pandemic forced us to move our Easter 2021 course online. Our staff and choristers more than rose to the challenge and we had a really successful week, with a lot of fun and music making. ...

13 Nov

What is it like to be a member of NCCGB?

Lexi Greenwood, member of Senior Choir and our 2020 Scholar has written about her experience of singing with NCCGB since she was 10 years old. Lexi feels that she has gained so much from her time with NCCGB. She views ...

10 Sep

Reviews of The Girl from Aleppo

Our 2019 recording of Cecilia McDowall’s beautiful cantata, ‘The Girl from Aleppo’, commissioned to mark our 20th Anniversary, was released on 1st May by Convivium Records. You can read more about this here. The recording has been very well received ...

30 Jun

Booking now open for our 2021 auditions

Booking is now open for our 2021 auditions. If you are aged 9-19 and love to sing, we would like to hear from you. All of our auditions will be done in person. However, if restrictions are in place due ...

28 Apr

Release of 2019 recording of The Girl from Aleppo

We are very excited to announce that our 2019 recording of The Girl from Aleppo will be released by Convivium Records on 1st May. We are very pleased to have had the opportunity to participate in such an exciting project ...