Cantandum is conducted by Gilly French, who also occasionally sings soprano

Cantandum is conducted by its founder Gilly French, who also both directs and sings (first soprano) in Floreat.

Gilly is a founder and artistic director of Bampton Classical Opera, a small professional company with an international reputation for revivals of rarely-heard 18th-century repertory. She is also music director of Kingston Madrigal Society and was conductor of Imperial College Wind band from 2004-2021.



MDG-SMVDec15--45Jonathan Dods is our regular accompanist.

Jon is a freelance organist, singer and conductor. He is Director of Music at St Michael and All Angels church, Bedford Park, and deputy organist at St Martin-in-the-Fields.