Our Musical Director

Marc Murray

Marc was born in Cape Town, South Africa and educated at the University of Cape Town’s College of Music. He moved to the U.K. in May 2010 to take up the post of Director of Music at Boston Stump and Director of Music and Conductor for Peterborough Opera before moving to Lancashire. He has conducted many local opera and choral groups, and is in great demand as a teacher, vocal coach and accompanist. As an organist, he has given recitals and played in concerts throughout South Africa, Germany, Sweden, and the UK.

Marc is Director of Music at Bury Parish Church and conductor of Southport Bach Choir. He completed a further MA in Performance Practice at the University of York, specializing in the performance of early organ and harpsichord repertoire. He is presently reading for a PhD in musicology.

Our Committee

We are an elected group of members who organise the choir. 

Who's who in the Committee?

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Commitee Chair

Sarah

Joined Bishop Rawstorne School Choir  in 1988 and Rawstone Singers in 1991

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Treasurer

Chrissi

Joined Bishop Rawstorne School Choir in 1991 and Rawstorne Singers in 1994

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Secretary

Linda

Joined Rawstorne Singers in 2009

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publicity Officer

Jane

Joined Rawstorne Singers in 1992

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General Member

Cliff

Joined Rawstorne Singers in 2001

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General Member

Trevor

Joined Rawstorne Singers in 20xx

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General Member

Claire Curtis 

Joined Rawstorne Singers in 20xx