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June 25th, 2016 - Calling all Parish Musicians, School Music Leaders, Organists, Choirs, Cantors and Clergy!

Diocese of Leeds Music Day in association with the Royal College of Organists

Saturday 25 June 2016, 10am to 3pm
Wheeler Hall, Leeds Cathedral

John Duggan - Internationally Renowned Composer
Thomas Leech and Benjamin Saunders - Diocese of Leeds Singing Programme
David Pipe - Diocese of Leeds Organists Training Programme
Philip Meaden - Royal College of Organists

10.00am Registration and Coffee

10.15am Singing Workshops - A brand new English Congregational Mass setting by John Duggan and a Gregorian Chant Mass for Sundays in Ordinary Time. Participants are invited to form a choir to sing Duggan’s Mass in the Cathedral at 12 noon (optional). More »

May 9th,2016- 2016 Cathedral Organ Recital Series

The Diocese of Leeds Music Department is excited to announce the 2016 Cathedral Organ Recital Series.  

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This year brings seven talented organists to play array of music on the dynamic and versatile Cathedral Organ. 2016 brings exciting updates to the more >>

April 3rd,2016- Exciting New Appointment for Cathedral Organ Scholar George Ford

The Team-Rector of Boston is pleased to announce the appointment of George Ford to the full time post of Music Director of the Parish of Boston. Commenting on this new appointment Alyson has said:

George has accepted this new and exciting post for the Parish of Boston. more >>

March 17th,2016- Benjamin Saunders releases new Jazz CD

Dick Hyman is a well-known figure in American jazz. His career has spanned more than 60 years, and his performances (as jazz pianist) and his compositions have been found throughout the broadcast media, on Broadway and in cinema. For example, Mr. Hyman was responsible for the music in many of more >>

March 11th,2016- BBC Daily Service broadcasts

Bradford Catholic Girls' Choir gave two broadcasts of the BBC's long-running Daily Service earlier this week. The choir - who are supported by Holy Family Catholic High School (Keighley) and St. Bede's and St. Joseph's Catholic College (Bradford) and made up of pupils from both schools - set off more >>


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