Choral Director

Matthew ConductingMatthew is the director of:

Harmonise - an a capella community choir in Morningside, Edinburgh

Helensburgh Dorian Choir - a 60-strong choir based in Helensburgh delivering two concerts a year

New Scottish Youth Choir - a new choir for children and young people aged 8-18

Gaudete - a new choir based in Leith, Edinburgh, who enjoy singing polyphonic music by Eric Whittacre and Morten Lauridsen 

Gorbals Children's Choir (co-director) - part of wonderful music initiative 'Givin it Laldie' based in the Gorbals, Glasgow, that seeks to transform the community through singing

Matthew was selected for the Association of British Choral Directors Young Conductors Programme in summer 2010 and was Choir Training Scholar of St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Glasgow, for one year. He spent some years as a Choral Scholar at Paisley Abbey where he occasionally assisted with the choristers. 

Matthew is in demand as a Choral Director of choirs of all ages and abilities. He is passionate about using choral music as a medium for enriching lives and transforming communities.