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February 7th, 2015 - Keep Boys Singing - A Workshop with Professor Martin Ashley

On Saturday February 7th world-renowned expert on boys' voices, Professor Martin Ashley, is presenting a training day between 10am and 4pm in Leeds Cathedral Hall. The day is aimed at choir leaders, school teachers, musicians and educationalists. In the afternoon sessions, Professor Ashley will focus on repertoire with live demonstrations of his work with boys from the Diocesan and Cathedral choirs. There will also be a repertoire session and a chance to preview new music from OUP.

The day is open to all.
To book your place please contact the music office on 0113 244 8634 or by email office@dioceseofleedsmusic.org. More »

January 1st,2015- Spring Programme Announced

The Winter term concluded with two live BBC broadcasts. The cathedral choirs sang Choral Vespers on Radio 3 and the Bradford Catholic Youth Choir sang Morning Worship on Radio 4. Three traditional services of lessons and carols took place at the Cathedral, St Patrick's Huddersfield and St Anne's more >>

November 26th,2014- BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Choral Vespers

A service of Choral Vespers was broadcast live from Leeds Cathedral on Wednesday 26th November. The service was sung by the senior boys, girls and adult choir and led by Monsignor Philip Moger. The choir was directed by Benjamin Saunders, with organist Daniel Justin. The programme featured the more >>

October 17th,2014- Bradford Catholic Boys Choir and Huddersfield Boys Choir sing Britten's War Requi

We join Slaithwaite Philharmonic Orchestra for their performance of Britten's monumental War Requiem - a true choral masterpiece.

This spectacular work combines the text of the Requiem Mass with the searing poetry of Wilfrid Owen, and was written for the consecration of Coventry's new more >>

October 14th,2014- Music Department Newsletter for Autumn 2014

The music department newsletter for Autumn 2014 is now available as a download. It contains details of recent and forthcoming events together with information about the next broadcasts and CD releases. Also included is details of training workshops and a feature on members of the Diocesan Boys more >>


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Mrs Peyee Chen
Music Administrator
Leeds Cathedral
Great George Street
Leeds LS2 8BE

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