Sheila Cornall received her early musical training in Lincoln before studying at the University of Manchester and the Royal Northern College of Music. For 16 years Sheila was Director of Music at Wycombe High School, a post from which she retired in 2013. She was recently appointed Chorus Director of Slough Philharmonic Choir and has also been asked to return to WHS to conduct the Wycombe High Voices. In addition she conducts an orchestra at the Chiltern Music Academy and accompanies singers and instrumentalists at festivals and in exams. In 2011 Sheila was awarded the Classic FM Secondary School Music Teacher of the Year award.
Rebecca Izard was a member of the National Youth Choir of Great Britain before studying singing and piano at Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She became Head of Performing Arts at Gateway School in Great Missenden where she is now also Head of Staff. At Gateway, she conducts two children’s choirs. Rebecca has worked as a music director and accompanist for various choirs and musical groups in the area;
Rebecca is also the resident accompanist for Chess Valley Male Voice Choir and has appeared as a guest soloist in many of their concerts.
Interested in joining us?
Contact us (David Fishley – firstname.lastname@example.org) or come along to a rehearsal at the Methodist Church, Bellingdon Road, Chesham HP5 2HA. We rehearse every Tuesday at 7:30 to 9:30pm. Car parking is available nearby at the Elgiva theatre or Sainsbury’s store park.