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.
Melville Cook (1912-1993), conductor: 1956-1966
Melville Cook was a former chorister and assistant organist at Gloucester Cathedral.
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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 Melville Cook can be found on Wikipedia.
Hereford Choral Society’s current conductor is Geraint Bowen.