Our team of professional musicians

ivor setterfieldIvor Setterfield has conducted Barts Choir since 1996. He is the founder and Musical Director of the Trafalgar Sinfonia, and also directs the New London Singers. He has recorded a number of CDs with both groups. He appeared in his own television series, The Singing Estate, on Channel 5 and in BBC2’s Maestro. He mentored the DJ Goldie as he composed a classical piece for the 2009 Proms.

chris leeChris Lee is our rehearsal pianist. He performs at concerts as organist, continuo player and solo pianist. He writes, arranges and plays jazz at venues across London and beyond and has released CDs of his own arrangements.


Running the choir

The work of the choir is undertaken by volunteers from the choir. The current trustees are:

  • Jonathan Startup (Chair)
  • Maggie Baird (Secretary)
  • Maria Ramos (Treasurer)
  • Liz Aitken
  • Sergio Cicalo
  • Gaelan Connolly
  • Evelina Hepp
  • Penelope Holroyd
  • Deborah Lincoln
  • Michael Manson
  • Philip Murphy
  • Edward Rendall
  • Sue Shale

We welcome further interest from current members of the choir in supporting the work we do, so do contact your voice rep or a Trustee if you would like to discuss any contributions you could make in helping maintain and develop the choir.