South West area

Area Representative: Adrienne Hale

The South West area extends from the tip of Cornwall, through Devon, Somerset and Dorset, up through Somerset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire into the southern counties of Wales, including Powys, Glamorgan and Carmarthenshire. Although it is not large, the shape of the land mass makes it fairly well spread out, especially when it involves travelling to conferences. Highly successful area events were organised by my predecessor, Lucy Sealy and I will endeavour to carry on in the same vein. Those of you in the far corners of Cornwall, please do not feel isolated. Instead, think of your next regional event as an excuse for a city break weekend with the bonus of discussing issues, exchanging ideas, and meeting up with old and new colleagues.

Like Lucy, I welcome any suggestions you may have which will help to keep the South West a vibrant and active area of AOTOS. If you are new to AOTOS or thinking about joining, please do not hesitate to contact me with any queries: or 01380 871890. Adrienne Hale

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Past South West area events

8 March 2020, Taunton: Hormones and the Voice with Jenevora Williams

24 February 2019, Bath: From Pachelbel to Pop with David Combes

18 February 2018, Bath: The new ABRSM syllabus inside out with Heidi Pegler, ABRSM examiner and syllabus compiler

19 February 2017, Bath: If in doubt, breathe out! Breathing and support for singing based on the Accent Method with Ron Morris and Linda Hutchison

13 March 2016, Bath: Vocal diagnosis and corrections, the holistic way with Janice Chapman

South West Area Contact

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