John Poole -



John Poole has passed away in France on 18 May, 2020 aged 86.

John Poole, who has now retired, has given a wide repertoire of choral concerts throughout the world with many and varied organisations.  Especially during his years as Director of the B.B.C Singers he was involved in an enormous output of music of all periods at the highest level.  During these years he regularly conducted choral and orchestral concerts with the B.B.C. Orchestras and other orchestras in Britain and Europe.  He has been a committed advocate of new music and regularly involved in commissioning new works.  He has had a special interest in working in courses and master classes with singers, conductors and composers.




John Poole