University of Aberdeen Professor joins TV show judging panel

A BBC Two television series featuring a University of Aberdeen Professor in Composition will air from tonight.

Professor Paul Mealor is a judge in the latest series of The Choir: Sing While You Work which starts tonight at 9pm.

The eight part show, which is returning for its second series, sees Choirmaster Gareth Malone OBE put five British organisations through their paces as they compete to be named the best workplace choir.

Joining Professor Mealor on the judging panel is world class soprano Sarah Fox and awarding winning gospel conductor Ken Burton.

Professor Paul Mealor said: “I am absolutely delighted to be involved in Sing While you Work. The concept of the show is fantastic and I hope everyone enjoys watching our search for Britain’s best work place choir.”