To be eligible to join NTC you need to be involved in regular teaching in a UK school, e.g. classroom teacher, TA, senior leader, trainee teacher, peripatetic music teacher. This can be at any key stage from EYFS to KS5, in any type of educational setting.

NTC launch weekend 2015

We are sorry, but the choir is not open to those not teaching regularly (e.g. retired teachers), or to those from Higher Education settings.

Join NTC


It's easy to sign up to sing with us. There are 2 options available:-


One-off membership (£94 per rehearsal weekend + gig/s)




Annual membership - 3 rehearsal weekends + gigs

(3 instalments of £76, or a lump sum of £228)


Fees include Saturday dinner and Sunday lunch

Accommodation not included

2022 dates:

23-24 July 2022 - Commonwealth Games Festival performance with the People's Orchestra & Show Choirs

29-31 July 2022 – Snape Maltings, Suffolk (annual summer residency)

More 2022 dates to follow

Step 1 - register

Complete this registration form:


(NB existing NTC members do not need to complete)

'I will always treasure the weekends and performances with NTC in my memories - one of the best things I have EVER achieved!'
Jo, retiring NTC singer

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We won't use your details for anything other than to let you know about future NTC activity.

Contact us

If you have any questions, or would like  an informal conversation about the

choir, please email us at:

NTC rehearsing at Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Step 2 - pay

1. Annual membership in full (£228)



2. Annual membership - instalment 1 (£76)



3. One off membership - (£94)


Once you've registered we'll send you details of how to by bank transfer.


Please note that fees are non-refundable, and those signing up to annual membership in instalments are committed to paying all 3 instalments, based on published rehearsal weekend dates (we'll collect instalments around 2 months before each weekend). We are not a commercial outfit - member fees are purely to cover the costs of the rehearsal weekends. Members will not be charged for gigs, as these are subject to change.