Our Musical Director Michael Segaud

M Segaud We are delighed to welcome our new Musical Director Michael Segaud.  Michael was born in Bridge of Earn and now lives in Perth, having very recently re-located from England.  Michael has a wealth of musical experience from professional singing, playing the viola and conducting a number of choral societies.  He was appointed musical director for Marple Choral Society in 2013 and also as the guest conductor for Manchester Philarmonic Choir, the highlight of which was a musical variety concert with music ranging from Handel Anthems through to the Bohemian Rhapsody.  Michael has also performed with the Halle Orchestra, the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra and Raymond Gubbay's Manchester Orchestra, the latter of which involved a performance with two choirs, conducted by Sir Karl Jenkins.

We consider ourselves very fortunate to have Michael leading us.  He does so with great skill and humour and encourages us to do the very best we can.

 Kate Doig our Rehearsal Accompanist
A native of Cupar, Kate was educated at Bell-Baxter High School and RSAMD (now the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) and on qualifying she took up a teaching post at her former school.
After a family break, she worked as a peripatetic music teache in primary schools in Fife and Dundee, during which time she was always involved in music in the wider community including being a founder of Cupar Junior Opera..  She took on the positions of musical director and accompanist with Cupar Amateur Musical Society. She is much sought-after as accompaniist for many local organisations..
Currently Kate is, as well as our accompanist, organist at Ceres Parish Church.. 


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