Booking for our Summer 2021 Series is now open

We are tentatively planning some face-to-face events for the autumn, but in the mean time we are pleased to announce our third series of online events, so whether you'd benefit from knowing more about Trinity Digital Grades or have an interest in teaching children's voices or vocal rehabilitation, AOTOS always aims to bring you events focusing on issues of particular interest to singing teachers today.

Booking is open now for all of the Summer Series – an informative, inspiring series of National Webinars and members-only Zoom events, including our AGM on Sunday 11 July, which follows a Round Table on the future of Musical Theatre teaching in the UK, with an expert panel including AOTOS Honorary President, Mary King.

Summer Residential Conference 2022


Save the date: 22–24 July 2022

Join us for our first residential conference since 2019 at the wonderful conference facility of Clare College in the beautiful destination city of Cambridge.

Our Autumn Conference: 31 October 2021

st Pauls

'Giving boys a voice' - training the male singer from child to young adult

We are planning our return to St Paul's Girls' School, London, for our first in-person event in 18 months. There will be streaming options available for those who can't make it and we will be sharing the full programme very shortly.

Singing, aerosols and COVID – what does the PERFORM study tell us?

500 people joined us live for our first National webinar with three of the UK's leading laryngologists: Nicholas Gibbins (University Hospital, Lewisham) Declan Costello (Wrexham Park Hospital, Berkshire) and Natalie Watson (Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust). Since the event on 17 September 2020,  over 4500 people have watched it. You can catch up with the recording below:

AOTOS – the Association of Teachers of Singing

AOTOS was founded in 1975 to promote a wider understanding of all aspects of the teaching of singing. We create opportunities which bring together teachers from all over the world. 

All AOTOS activities and services are open to members specialising in teaching any expression of song: from classical, through music theatre and folk, to jazz, rock and gospel; privately or in school, college or conservatoire.

NYCGB Partnership

We are delighted to be working in partnership with National Youth Choirs of Great Britain (NYCGB) for a third year with four singers from the NYCGB's Fellowship and four composers from their Young Composers' Scheme.
Find out more about the Teaching Mentors Partnership here.

Website update

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