The Hedingham Singers are proud to announce the appointment of Alexander Binns as its new Musical Director, following the resignation of Thomas Duchan, who has left to pursue his professional career. Alexander has taken up the position as the choir commences rehearsals for the annual “Concert for Christmas”, which, this year, by popular demand, will have two performances, the first at St Andrew’s Church, Earls Colne on Saturday 2nd December, followed by a second at St Nicholas’ Church, Castle Hedingham on Sunday 10th December.
Alexander graduated with distinction from the Royal Academy of Music in 2015, where he studied the organ, harmonium, improvisation, conducting and choral conducting. He is Assistant Director of Music at St Edmundsbury Cathedral, where he is principle organist for Cathedral services and accompanist to the Cathedral choir for services, concerts, recordings and tours. He also assists in the training of the cathedral choirs, runs and directs the St Edmundsbury Singers and organisers the Friday Lunchtime Recital series.
For further details of Alexander's musical career follow the link to his own web site http://www.alexanderbinns.co.uk/