After studying at the Leeds Collge of Music, Archie Batty works as a Freelance conductor large range of experience ranging from Orchestral to Musical Theater to Choral.

Archie Batty currently works with the Harrogate Music Centre leading Parental Guidance (a mature Concert Band) and Blast Off (a youth wind, brass and percussion group). Archie Batty is also engaged as Musical Director with the Wetherby Musical Theatre Group.

Whilst studying at the Leeds College of Music, Archie Batty Studied under Jon Malaxetxebarria and Tom Newall. In his final year, Archie Batty made his debut conducting the Leeds College of Music SU Camerata where he enjoyed a successful year conducting 5 concerts including a 5-day tour to Cologne, Germany.