Committee

Contact the president or secretary for general enquiries.  Members should contact the attendance officer to authorise absences from rehearsals.   The conductors are also members of the committee

James Garratt
Director
Louise Madden
President

Louise is a second year Music student and is a first study singer at the University of Manchester. She will be working alongside an amazing committee, ensuring rehearsals run smoothly, taking any questions or queries and organising exciting plans to enable another successful year.

Rowan Wilson
Vice-President

Rowan is a second year Music student and first study singer at the University of Manchester. He loves to perform jazz, musical theatre, and choral works and has performed all over England and Europe. As vice-president he will support Louise wherever possible, helping with registration, the organisation of rehearsals and concerts, and running the YouTube channel.

Jas Arnold
Secretary/ Social Media Officer

Jas is a second year Music student at the University of Manchester. She will be working behind the scenes to introduce chorus to new members and audiences, promote concerts as much as possible and ensure everything runs smoothly.

Helen Orton
Treasurer
Eleanor Jarvis
Attendance Secretary/ Cosmo Librarian

Eleanor is a first study singer and conductor in her third year as a Music student at the University of Manchester. She will be taking the register and welcoming everyone to rehearsals. As Cosmo Librarian and Deputy Manager she will help to run rehearsals and source exciting repertoire for the choir to sing.

Lara Turner
Fundraising Officer

Lara is a second year Music student at the University of Manchester and first study singer.  She will be in charge of raising money for our wonderful concerts!

Juliette Waterhouse
Webmaster/ Programme Designer

Juliette is a third year Music student at the University of Manchester. She'll be keeping the website updated and easily accessible as well as designing posters, flyers and programmes to introduce new members to Chorus and promote concerts.

Esther Simkiss
Cosmo Manager

Esther is a joint Music and Drama student and first study singer in her final year at the University of Manchester. She will work alongside the deputy manager to source repertoire and organise rehearsals, concerts and recordings. She will also answer any queries regarding joining and auditioning for The Cosmo Singers.

Eleanor Ridley
Ad Solem Manager

Eleanor is a third year Music and Drama student at the University of Manchester and second study singer. As Ad Solem manager she will organise rehearsals, concerts and tours, and help bring Ad Solem back to life after a year of online rehearsals.

Angus Robertson
Ad Solem Deputy Manager/ Librarian

Angus is a final year Music student at the University of Manchester specialising in singing as his first study. As Deputy Manager and Librarian for Ad Solem he will organise all the music and assist the manager in running the choir.

Heather Steward
Associate Librarian
Malcolm Chapman
Sandy Thomson