Musical Director

Stella Hull BMus

Stella Hull has conducted Brighton Orpheus Choir since 1999. Stella studied at Birmingham University before going on to teach music up to A level at schools in Worcestershire and the West Midlands. She has led choirs and taught music in various primary schools in Staffordshire. She became the County Advisory Teacher for Music and moved with her family to Lewes in 1996. Stella studied singing with John Carol Case and is a contralto soloist. She teaches singing and directs the Lewes Youth Choir. Stella has directed music for the Lewes Passion Play and has formed a small vocal group called the Fitzroy Singers.

Stella very much enjoys conducting the Brighton Orpheus Choir and has directed performances including: Vivaldi’s Gloria, Purcell’s Come, ye sons of art, Bach’s Mass in B minor, his Christmas Oratorio and St. Matthew Passion, Handel’s Israel in Egypt and Messiah, Haydn’s The Creation, Nelson and St. Nicholas Masses, Mozart’s Requiem and Mass in C, Beethoven’s Mass in C, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Hymn of Praise and Saint Paul, Brahms’ Requiem and Song of Destiny, the Fauré and Verdi Requiems, Rossini’s Petite Messe Solonnelle, Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, Elgar’s The Kingdom and The Music Makers, Poulenc’s Gloria, Dvorak’s Te Deum, Vaughan Williams’ Benedicite, Fantasia on Christmas Carols, In Windsor Forest and Pilgrim’s Journey, Britten’s Saint Nicolas, Ceremony of Carols and Rejoice in the Lamb, Rutter’s Requiem, Psalmfest, Mass of the Children and Feel The Spirit and Karl Jenkins’ Sacred Songs and Te Deum.