Glasgow Phoenix Choir is delighted to announce that, Cameron J Murdoch, has been selected as our new Conductor and Musical Director following Marilyn J Smith’s retiral at the end of our current season. Cameron has been with the choir for over 30 years as our Accompanist and Depute Conductor and will take up the conductor’s post at the start of our 69th. season in August 2019, following ratification of his appointment at our Annual General Meeting on 3 June. We are all very much looking forward to working with Cameron as he takes the choir forward and offer him our warmest congratulations on his appointment.
On Friday 26 April 2019 at our gala concert, ‘Thank You For The Music, in Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, our conductor, Marilyn J Smith said farewell to our loyal and supportive audiences who have followed the choir throughout her 28 year tenure as conductor. Marilyn is stepping down at the end of our current season, with only two more concerts to go, in Govan on 1 June and Largs on 9 June, before she leaves us. The choir also had the opportunity , in the Royal Concert Hall, to say to Marilyn, ‘Thank You For The Music’ of the last 28 years.
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