John Stephens

John Stephens is a well established Organist, Conductor and Teacher, based in East Norfolk. His experience is varied and includes teaching and examining undergraduate courses (conducting, aural training, analysis, counterpoint), alongside engagements as a performer and conductor. He leads workshops and conducts church choirs, choral societies and orchestras. As a Musical Director, John has worked in the USA, France and Kenya. 

John has a special interest in helping young people develop their musicianship through ensemble playing and founded The Orchestrate! Project in 2014, which includes a Youth Choir, a Youth Orchestra, a Training Orchestra, and a Conducting Academy. 

John currently holds many posts but most notably he is Director of Music Outreach at  Great Yarmouth Minster, and a Deputy Alto Lay Clerk in the Norwich Cathedral Choir. He holds a Master of Music degree in Conducting, a BA(Hons) degree in Music and the Licenciate of Trinity College London diploma as a pianist.

To view a complete list of the projects with which John is currently involved, please see the ‘Projects & Links’ page.

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