Manx Festival Chorus

The Manx Festival Chorus is an adult choir made up of around 50 singers and is directed by Dr John Bethell.

The Manx Festival Chorus was founded by John Bethell in 1968. The choir very soon gained an international reputation performing with BBC orchestras and travelling widely. During the 50 years the choir has performed the widest range of choral repertoire both on and off the island.


Secretary - Duncan Matthews

Chairman - Dylis Watson

Musical Director - John Riley

Conductor Emeritus - Dr. John Bethell


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A sponsored body of
The Department of Education, Sport and Culture
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Isle of Man Government
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