- Jack Apperley
Jack Apperley is a London based freelance conductor. Under
the tutelage of Patrick Russill, he graduated from the Royal
Academy of Music where he obtained a Masters in Choral Conducting.
He was awarded a Distinction and received the Sir Thomas Armstrong
Choral Leadership Prize. Prior to this Jack read Music at
the University of Birmingham where he was mentored by Simon
In October 2018 Jack was awarded Second Prize at the inaugural
London International Choral Conducting Competition. He is
the Music Director and Conductor of the Imperial College Chamber
Choir and Concordia Voices. He is the Interim Music Director
for Brentwood Choral Society and also directs several workplace
choirs, for the John Lewis Partnership, the Royal College
of Physicians and the Silicon Valley Bank. In 2018 Jack was
the Guest Conductor of the Epsom Chamber Choir.
Jack is an assistant to Simon Halsey and the London Symphony
Chorus. This role has seen Jack stand in as Chorus Master
for a performance of John Adam’s oratorio El Nino in
Paris with the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the
composer as well as assist in preparing the chorus for performances
of Liszt's Faust Symphony, Bernstein's Chichester Psalms,
Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and Britten's Spring Symphony.