Welcome to the website of the Association of English Singers and Speakers. The AESS is a registered charity and its members comprise performers, teachers and those with an interest in our core aim, which is ‘to encourage the communication of English words, in singing and speech, with clarity, understanding and imagination’.

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Presidents –                                                                                                                

Sir Thomas Allen, Michael Chance CBE, Sir Nicholas Hytner, Graham Johnson OBE, Dame Cleo Laine,          Patricia Routledge CBE, Professor Robert Saxton, Dame Harriet Walter.

Click on the headings for more information about the AESS, forms and how to join.