From its inception Hereford Choral Society it has always been conducted by the Organist and Director of Music at Hereford Cathedral. Since 2001 this post has been held by Geraint Bowen.
John Hunt (1806-1842), conductor: 1835-1842
John Hunt died after falling over a dinner wagon which was loaded with crockery and glasses and had been left in a dark corner of the cloisters.
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The details on this page only provide a brief synopsis of each of the Society Musical Directors. Full details are included in the comprehensive book The Organists and Organs of Hereford Cathedral.
More about John Hunt can be found on Wikipedia.
Hereford Choral Society’s current conductor is Geraint Bowen.