Belinda McArdle is a Geelong based artist with over ten years of experience developing community music groups. As the founder of acabellas, she is a recognised community leader with a passionate and productive career of developing sustainable arts activities and contributing to healthy communities.
Belinda is a brand new mum currently leading five weekly community singing groups around the region, conducting occasional workshops, performing on the odd occasion and doing a lot of songwriting. Normally the work palette is a lot busier!
Aside from regularly leading singing groups Belinda has years and years of experience teaching vocal students from beginners to professional, mentoring artists, sitting on arts boards and committees, developing wellbeing programmes, researching and evaluating the use of music in special care settings and writing songs for a diverse range of clients and events.
Belinda is recognised as a dynamic, positive, enthusiastic, committed, organised and caring arts worker and is popular with both her one off clients and her cherished weekly singers of over a decade