Tom Appleton

Tom Appleton- Friday Afternoons Ambassador

Tom Appleton is a former chorister of St. Paul’s Cathedral, the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain and the Monteverdi Choir – with whom he acted as a soloist in the BBC Proms.

Tom now conducts a number of choirs across the UK and is the Artistic Director of the Come and Sing Company ( which he co-founded in 2017.

In demand as a conductor, singer, educator, teambuilder and presenter, Tom works across the UK with organisations as diverse as the National Trust, Silver Spoon, Choir of the Year Competition, Snape Maltings, Music Hubs, SEN Schools and also in healthcare settings.


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Resource Author / Ambassador Category Description
Breathing and Airflow
Charles MacDougall
Tom Appleton
Top-tip video

Advice on breathing and airflow technique from Friday Afternoons Ambassadors Charles MacDougall and Tom Appleton.

Bubble Bursting Bangers playlist
Tom Appleton

Bubble Bursting Bangers are a playlist of songs which can be used by large groups of singers across a wide age and ability range. They will, inspire educate and rejuvenate any singing groups in need of a bit of a ‘wow’ factor!

Singing in Canon
Tom Appleton
Top-tip video

Advice on singing in canon from Friday Afternoons Ambassador Tom Appleton.

Spotlight on Russell Hepplewhite
Russell Hepplewhite
Tom Appleton
Composer resource

A spotlight on Russell Hepplewhite, featuring A Day in the Life of a Composer and a Zoom Interview with Tom Appleton.