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July 7th, 2014 - Autumn Programme Announced

The Summer Term concluded with the now traditional Boys and Girls Choir Festivals which bring the Diocesan Choirs together for Sunday morning mass and an afternoon concert of celebration. The Girls Festival was honoured by the attendance of renowned choral composer John Duggan, who had written the mass setting used on the day. The Boys Festival also had a new setting of the mass - ‘Messe du Grand Départ' - a brilliant new upper voice setting by Daniel Justin. Two broadcasts also took place towards the end of term: a BBC Radio 4 Daily Service sung by the Cathedral Junior Girls' Choir and a BBC Radio 4 Sunday Worship with Bradford Catholic Youth Choir. Meanwhile the Cathedral Junior Boys' Choir recorded music for a new film soundtrack which includes actors from ‘Game of Thrones' and ‘Broadchurch.' Bradford Catholic Girls' Choir are making their final preparations for their July tour to Latvia, where they have been selected to compete in the Champions' More »

July 3rd,2014- Bradford Catholic Girls Choir to take part in World Championships

Bradford Catholic Girls Choir will sing their hearts out as they compete at the World Choir Games. Billed as the 'Olympics for Choirs', the group will battle it out in Riga, Latvia in the Champions Category at the event, held from July 9 to 19. Bradford Catholic Girls' Choir are one of only three more >>

May 22nd,2014- Fifth Series of Organ Concerts

The details for the fifth season of concerts on some of the most stunning organs in West Yorkshire are now available. The series brings together some of the country's most celebrated organists to entertain and delight audiences.

Concerts include the inaugural recital on the new Peter more >>

April 19th,2014- BBC1 Easter Day Broadcast

Children from the Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme will broadcast to the nation on Easter Sunday.

Recorded in March 2014, BBC1's flagship religious programme, Songs of Praise, will explore different communities' Easter worship, with music from Bradford Catholic Youth Choir, Huddersfield more >>

April 6th,2014- Cathedral Junior Girls Choir at Choir of the Year 2014

A report by members of the choir (aged between 7 and 11)

Today (Sunday 6th April), the Cathedral Junior Girls' Choir took part in Choir of the Year 2014. It was the first time we had ever taken part in a choir competition and everyone was excited! First, we assembled at the Cathedral more >>

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