Who’s who

Libby Burgess – Artistic Director – is a pianist dedicated to the fields of song and chamber music, working with some of the finest singers and instrumentalists of her generation. She enjoys a diverse recital schedule, ranging from the Wigmore Hall and St John’s Smith Square to the Aldeburgh, Buxton and Oxford Lieder Festivals; from music societies around the country to broadcasts on Radio 3. In addition, her passion for working with singers encompasses vocal coaching, chorusmastering and conducting. She is passionate about outreach and education work, and fell in love with Beverley at first sight!

Roland Deller – Founder & Chairman – grew up in Beverley, where he was a Minster chorister, a student at Longcroft, and a viola player in the East Riding Youth Orchestra. From this training, Roland went on to be a singer in the choirs of Wells, Norwich and St Albans cathedrals. Roland has spent his entire career working in financial services.  He has loved Beverley since childhood and relishes any opportunity to spend time in the town.

Trustees: Libby Burgess, Roland Deller, David Entwistle, Richard Pinel, Edward Symington, Susan Williamson, David Wilson