Joyce Tindsley - Musical Director
Joyce was appointed as Musical Director of the LGN Community Choir in January 2019. She has been connected with the choir for a number of years, working as Vocal Tutor, providing workshops to help improve overall vocal technique.
Joyce is an experienced vocal tutor as well as being a working professional singer. She is Vocal Coach to Huddersfield Choral Society, and Keele Bach Choir, was Professor of Voice at Lancaster University 1988-93, and has led masterclasses at Chethams School of Music, courses for organisations such as the Chapter House Choir of York Minster, Preston Arts, Kirkham Singers and the W.I. She has been the vocal tutor on courses for the Association of British Choral Directors. Joyce has led weekly adult singing classes in the Preston area for over 25 years and runs a private teaching practice at her home in Burscough.
As a professional singer Joyce has had a connection with the BBC for 30 years as a member of the BBC Northern Singers and, latterly, as a member of the Daily Service Singers.
Over the years Joyce has worked with legendary conductors such as Georg Solti, Charles Groves, Richard Hickox, Stephen Cleobury and David Willcocks, and sung in many major concert halls and cathedrals around Britain. She has performed with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, the BBC Concert Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields and the Northern Chamber Orchestra amongst others.
Joyce is greatly looking forward to the new challenges ahead.