Our People

Musical Director

Rosemary Worsley is originally from West Bromwich but grew up in Nottingham, moving to Solihull in 1999. In 1991 she was awarded B.A. (Hons) Music and History at what is now Nottingham Trent University (formerly Trent Polytechnic). She went on to achieve Certificate of Teaching Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music in 1998, and was awarded an M.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Birmingham in 2015.

Rosie is an experienced private singing and piano teacher based in Shirley, as well as resident piano teacher at Rosslyn School in Hall Green.  She has been on five concert tours abroad with Solihull Chandos Choir, and was the soloist on their 2017 Tour of Leipzig.

Rosie was Musical Director for Harlequins Drama Group’s production of Singin’ in the Rain in June 2018. She will be returning to Redditch to work with them again in September 2019. She is also a member of Knowle Musical Society and the Union Theatre Drama Group, having played many lead roles with both societies. These include Mother Abbess and Sister Sophia in The Sound of Music, Mrs Cheveley in An Ideal Husband, Mrs Meers in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Benvolio in Romeo and Juliet.

Rosie joined the Fellowship Singers in the Soprano section in September 2017, and was appointed Musical Director in June 2018.

markandbach   Accompanist

A former Civil Servant, Mark Edwin Arstall MA (Mus) (Open) has been a self-employed church organist and music teacher for the last 10 years. For relaxation he researches the history of Birmingham’s Town Hall and Victorian artists.