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Glyndebourne appoints new Chorus Master
Aidan Oliver has been appointed to the role of Chorus Master at Glyndebourne. He has been Acting Chorus Master since March 2019.
He has worked regularly on the music staff of the Royal Opera House and English National Opera and his former positions include Director of Music at St Margaret’s Westminster and Associate Conductor of the St Endellion Summer Festival in Cornwall.
Stephen Langridge, Artistic Director of Glyndebourne, said: ‘We’re delighted to have made this appointment. The Glyndebourne Chorus enjoys an international reputation for excellence and Aidan’s pedigree and experience as a chorus director makes him the ideal person to guide the ensemble in to the future.’
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