© 2019 by Greg Beardsell

All images by Anamaria Meiu & Sara Porter


Greg is a leading light in music education and performance. His ability to inspire people of all ages to explore new musical horizons whilst sharing his diverse range of musical skills has created new and exciting music-making opportunities, particularly for children and young people.

He is Music Director of the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland, the Peace Proms, Conductor of the London Youth Chamber Choir and Principal Conductor of the National Youth Training Choir. He is a guest presenter for BBC Radio 3’s ˜Live in Concert” and “Choir and Organ” programmes and features as a choral music expert for the BBC Proms TV broadcasts.

He has held conducting positions with the Bournemouth Symphony Chorus, the Irish Youth Choir, the Ulster Youth Choir and the Royal College of Music Chamber Choir and has presented seminars on conducting and teaching strategies for organisations such as Cambridge University, the Association of Swedish Choral conductors, Cornell University New York, and music education hubs across England.