Michael Bawtree, Director of Music
Conductor and Organist Michael Bawtree served as Assistant Director of Music at St Edmundsbury Cathedral in Suffolk before moving to Scotland in 2004. A graduate of Cambridge University and a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists, he is an experienced performer and recitalist. Michael has broadcast on BBC Radio, Radio New Zealand and Radio France Music, and given organ recitals across the UK, Europe and the USA. Michael is Director of the Glasgow Chamber Choir, Chorus Director of the Edinburgh Royal Choral Union, a guest conductor for Scottish Ballet, assistant music director for the Lyrique-en-Mer opera festival in France and a member of the Academic Studies department at the RSAMD. He has conducted the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Orchestra of Scottish Opera and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
A enthusiastic choir of approximately fifteen adults provides music for the 10.30am Sung Eucharist most Sundays of the year. (Rehearsals take place both before and after the service at 9.45-10.15am and 12.15-12.45pm).
The Choir also sings at occasional evening services including Compline, Choral Evensong, and seasonal services for Advent, Christmas , Lent and Passiontide.
We are always keen to welcome new singers so please get in touch if you are interested. Both adults and trebles are welcome.