Find the answers to common questions here.

How do I find a choir near me?

Go to our “Find a Choir” page and search for a choir in your area using either the map or your postcode. When you have found a choir that sounds right for you, use the email address and/or phone number of that choir to contact the organiser.

How do I join a choir?

Go to our “Find a Choir” page and search for a choir in your area, then contact the NVN member who runs it. Their email address and/or phone number will be clearly marked on this page.

Can anyone join the NVN?

Anyone who agrees with our Principles and Code of Practice can join the NVN. Please take a look at the “Join” page.

How do I become a choir leader?

Take a look at our “Events” page and search the “voice leader training” category for details of courses that will give you the relevant skills to start in this work.

How do I pay to join?

We ask everyone to pay using a credit/debit card through the “Join” page. If this is impossible for you, please contact our administrator on and she will discuss alternative methods of payment.


If you can’t find the answer to your question above, please email our Administrator, Gill Upham – 



You can leave a message for the Administrator on the NVN phone – 0114 230 9439. The office is only staffed for around 12 hours a week, so you should receive a response within 2 or 3 days.