Duncan Appleby is a sensitive pianist and keen collaborator who has worked with prize-winning singers and instrumentalists in performances throughout the UK. 


Duncan is a veteran choral singer, having sung in cathedral choirs for over 20 years, with extremely reliable sight-reading and a superb ability to blend with the group.


Duncan aims to bring out the musical ability innate in everybody, employing a kind, humorous approach to teaching and coaching, while urging the student on to increase their skill, and thus, their enjoyment.

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  • Barriers
    I can do what I have to do, mostly, but not what I want to do. Hello, Humanity, the supreme social race.
  • Release Radar Review #1 Part 2
    Laura Mvula, two Oceans, and a Beethoven surprise.
  • Release Radar Review #1
    In which I try to answer that eternal question: What Kinda Music?