David Pope

PGCE Modern Languages 1989, after five years studying French and Classics at New College (matric 1983). Then to work at Abingdon School. Head of Careers from 1997-2006. Founded Spanish department in 2005.

Returned to Exeter College to study for MST in European Literature (Spanish) in 2007. Joined Rotary in 1998, President of Abingdon Club in 2009 -10, currently Assistant District Governor of Rotary Maroon Zone (8 Clubs in and around Oxford). Freelance professional singer, countertenor voice, professional since 1981 beginning in Westminster Abbey Choir. Choral Scholar in New College Choir (1983-1986), Layclerk in Magdalen College Choir (1991-94), currently job-sharing on Sunday mornings at St George’s RC Cathedral Choir in Southwark, London. Many solo appearances in France, Spain, Peru and UK.