Our Workshop Leaders

Stuart Overington

Conductor, Vocal Animator and Composer

Stuart Overington is an accomplished conductor, vocal animator and composer working between Manchester and London, UK.

Having trained as a singer and conductor at the Royal Northern College of Music he is known for his engaging, informative and inclusive style and works with a wide and diverse range of ensembles.

Stuart has established and directed a number of junior, youth and community choirs across the country. He currently runs a number of groups including ensembles from the Royal Northern College of Music, Hallé Orchestra and Chethams School of Music as well as running projects for Opera North and the Royal Opera House.

Stuart is also an experienced composer and arranger writing pieces for junior and youth choirs. in 2015 the Halle Orchestra and Children’s Choir premiered one of his works at the Bridgewater Hall. A number of his songs will be published in the forthcoming book from Boosey & Hawkes’ best selling series Singing Sherlock.