Meet the team

Rosie Howarth

Musical Director

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Rosie joins with amazing credentials, as a passionate and energetic choral conductor. In 2016 she graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama with an MA in Choral Conducting, where she received a scholarship from the Worshipful Company of Musicians. Prior to this she studied Music and German at Cardiff University and the Freie Universität, Berlin.

Rosie is a fabulous MD: she brings out the best in us and makes rehearsals fun!

You can find out more about Rosie at her website: https://www.rosiehowarth.co.uk/

Sam Lewis

Assistant MD & Accompanist

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A highly professional, versatile pianist, composer and tutor, who performs classical, jazz and popular music at events and functions. He has enjoyed residences at live music venues such as the Blue Piano in Edgbaston.

He is DipABRSM – Piano performance and BMus (Hons) from the University of Manchester.

You can find out more about Sam at his website: https://www.samuellewis-pianoteacher.co.uk/


The 2022 Committee

Jay

Chair, Fundraising Lead

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When Jay isn’t singing and running around with sheet music, they can usually be found either pottering in the garden, making jam and marmalade, reading a book… or attending a heavy metal gig.

Maggie

Assistant Chair

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Maggie has been a member for 12 years. In the past she was Soprano section rep and Chair. She loves to sing but away from work and choir she very much enjoys her garden. She loves real ale and discovering old pubs, especially from the victorian era.

Mikey

Treasurer

Keeping our income and spending inline, and still smiling. Mikey sings with the Tenors

Samantha

Membership Lead

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Samantha is your go to person for all membership enquiries. She is a proud mum of two, has been a member of Rainbow Voices on and off for 15 years and she sings with the Sopranos.

Rob

Events Lead

Be it a huge concert or public appearance to a social event in town. Rob is the one. They also sing Tenor.

Steve

Librarian

Super important to our choir, keeping all the copies of our repertoire in order. Steve also sings Bass

Catriona

Social Media Lead

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Cat joined in 2018 and sings for the altos. She writes our rehearsal notes and keeps us going on social media.

Emma

Website Lead

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Emma joined in 2018 when she sang with the sopranos for a year before she realised she should be singing with the altos! She is tasked with keeping the site up to date.