Côrdydd

Founded in 2000, Côrdydd have toured extensively in Wales and abroad including travelling to Hong Kong and Barbados and back in 2004. They have performed with the BBC Orchestra, recorded with Bryn Terfel and appeared on radio and television including Sunday Half Hour on Radio 2. Côrdydd have won the Choir of the Festival award at the National Eisteddfod more than any other choir, four times in all. In 2003 the choir also won BBC Radio Cymru’s Choir of Wales competition, and in 2009 came top of their category in S4C’s Choir of Wales competition.

Huw Foulkes is a conductor and broadcast journalist working on Welsh language output for BBC Wales – Newyddion 9 and Ffeil. He was the co-founder of Aelwyd y Waun Ddyfal and was their musical director for seven years. As well as singing with and conducting Côrdydd, he is also the conductor of Côr y Mochyn Du and a Director at Academi Berfformio Caerdydd.

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