CONTACTS / KEY PEOPLE
CHAIRMAN: ROD O'CONNOR
T: 020 8393 9384
SECRETARY AND GENERAL ENQUIRIES: TONY ROWE
T: 01737 360925
TICKET SALES: PAUL NOAKES
T: 01372 465145
The choir is available for private events, charity concerts and other fundraising events.
To find out more contact: ROD O'CONNOR
T: 020 8393 9384
Ian Assersohn Musical Director
Ian is a composer, conductor and pianist and has been Musical Director of EMVC since 2014. He has directed Leatherhead Choral Society since 2001 and also runs the Vaughan Williams Singers, a chamber choir which he founded in 2017. He has worked with numerous other choirs and orchestras over the years, has run many workshops and “come and sing” events and has adjudicated at choral competitions. Ian is a member of the Association of British Choral Directors and the Incorporated Society of Musicians and is on the ABRSM grade examining panel. As a composer of choral music Ian’s music has been recognised in competition: he has won the Bach Choir composition competition, the Cornwall International Male Voice Festival composition competition, the Nicola Dando Prize and the MakingMusic competition.
There is more information on his website www.appletreemusic.net
Originally an honours graduate from the Royal College of Music in London, Lynda spent her career in the IT industry. Life came full circle when she decided to take early retirement and return to music making. In addition to being accompanist for EMVC since 2010/11, Lynda collaborates and performs with instrumentalists, singers and thespians. She is a trustee at the Leatherhead Concert and Arts Society which arranges weekly lunchtime concerts in Leatherhead. She also loves opera and ballet and writes reviews and programme notes for local concerts.