Gillian Opstad - author

My mother’s book “Debussy’s Melisande”

James Opstad - bass player and composer

My brother’s website

Jon Opstad - composer

My brother’s website

Paul Spicer - conductor, composer and writer

My uncle’s website

Choirs and education

Classic Toulouse

Music in Toulouse

Maîtrise de Toulouse (Conservatoire de Toulouse)

The website for the choir that Mark founded and directs

The English Choral Experience

Choral course and concerts in Herefordshire

The Toulouse Conservatoire

Website containing information about concerts and studies at the conservatoire.

Upcoming concerts

Maîtrise de Toulouse concert of English 20th century choral music
le 26/06/2015 à 20:00
Temple du Salin, Toulouse

For their final concert of the season, Mark directs the Maîtrise de Toulouse in a programme of twentieth century English choral favourites by Parry, Stanford, Howells and Walton with the organist William Whitehead.

Free entry

English Choral Experience festival and choral course
le 19/07/2015 à 0:00
Abbey Dore, Herefordshire UK

Mark accompanies the choral course of the English Choral Experience, directed by Paul Spicer.


Organ recital at Abbey Dore
le 23/07/2015 à 21:00
Abbey Dore, Herefordshire UK

Mark will give a pré -Compline organ recital of works by William Harris, as part of the English Choral Experience, including the Sonata in A minor.


All concerts