Janette Ruocco Choral Conductor  -  & choral workshop leader
Choirs and
Choral Conducting Experience
 
 
 
Bocca Aperta
Janette has conducted the group since 2003.
Please see the Bocca Aperta page for details.
 
 
Braintree Choral Society 
Janette was Musical Director for Braintree Choral Society from January 2011 to June 2014. In September 2016 Janette took the post up again.
 
Coggeshall Camerata 
Janette was musical director from February 2010 to December 2011.  

 
Harlow Chorus Academy 
Janette was  Musical Director of Harlow Chorus Academy from November 2009 to June 2015. HCA is the adult training choir for Harlow Chorus


Illumination Chamber Choir 
Janette was  conductor from May 2009 to July 2014. 


The Meljon Singers
Janette is the founder conductor of The Meljon Singers, the East London-based chamber choir  a group with whom she has worked for twenty years, developing a substantial repertoire of more than 500 sacred and secular works.

 
Essex Music Services Vocal Ensembles
Janette established four levels of choral ensemble provision for Essex Music Services:
  • Fun Singers: 5 & 6 year olds
  • Beginner Choir: 7 to 9 year olds
  • Training Choir: 10 to 12 year olds
  • Young Singers: 13 to 19 year olds
 
These groups ran for the young people of Essex at weekends, during half terms and the summer holidays, when the Young Singers have a course followed by a Concert Tour.
 
Janette commissioned Colchester-based composer Dr Alan Bullard to write  a piece for the Beginner Choir, Training Choir and Young Singers to perform together. Pictures of Night was premiered at Colchester Institute on May 1st 2008. 
More details from: alanbullard
 
 
Other choirs
Janette has also worked with the following choirs:
Chelmsford Youth Choir
East London Chorus
Harlow Chorus
Hutton and Shenfield Choral Society
Ipswich Choral Society
Morley College Choir
South West Essex Choir
St Augustine's Church Choir, Ilford
Wenhaston Girls' Choir