Assistant Director of the Hallé Youth Choir and Hallé Youth Training Choir
Ellie is a young conductor based in the North West. At the Hallé, Ellie is the Assistant Director of the Hallé Youth Choir and Hallé Youth Training Choir and the Director of PricewaterhouseCooopers choir for the Hallé’s Corporate Choir Competition. In Autumn 2017, she assisted Jonathon Heyward with the Hallé Youth Orchestra. Currently, Ellie studies Conducting at the Royal Northern College of Music, having graduated from the University of Manchester with a first class degree in Music in 2015. She is the Musical Director of Hallam Choral Society in Sheffield, Preston Orpheus Choir and St Peter’s Church Choir in Hale. In 2015, Ellie founded Kantos Chamber Choir who perform regularly with orchestras in the North West including the BBC Philharmonic and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra as well as broadcasts on BBC Radio 4. Ellie has worked with many other ensembles across the North including Bolton Symphony Orchestra, Lancashire Chamber Orchestra, Hallam Sinfonia, Manchester Chamber Choir and Manchester Contemporary Youth Opera.
Hallé Youth Choir
Established in 2003, the Hallé Youth Choir is recognised as one of the country’s leading mixed-voice youth choirs. Rehearsing on Sunday afternoons during term-time, membership is for talented young singers,...
Hallé Youth Training Choir
The Hallé Youth Training Choir, established in 2011, offers promising young singers aged 12-15 (academic years 8-11) a chance to develop their musicianship in a non-pressured training environment, allowing time...