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March 24th, 2014 - How much music can you fit into one month?

The busy month of March began with a Saturday concert by the Cathedral Junior Boys and Girls Choirs with music by Bach, Purcell and Britten. This first week of the month also marked the start of Lent. Allegri's famous Miserere marked this this liturgical transition and was sung by the Cathedral Boys and Adults on Ash Wednesday.

These choirs were joined by the Cathedral Girls choir in a concert held at Sheffield's Hallam Cathedral two days later. That weekend also saw a musicathon by the Bradford Catholic Youth Choir - 12 hours of music, cakes and fun!

The second week of March began with a Monday lunchtime concert by the Cathedral Choir School in Leeds Town Hall involving the whole school in telling the story of the primary schools journey to a specialist music school. Narration was provided by the children themselves and accompaniment from the Leeds College of Music Swing Band.

The following day our choirs from Leeds, Huddersfield and Bradford met to record the More »

January 8th,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 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 >>

February 4th,2014- Excellent Reviews of Complete Choral and Organ Works of Maurice Duruflé

Gramophone Magazine (February 2014) - "Leeds Cathedral Choir...bright tone and honest, natural singing deliver very accomplished and satisfying performances. The choir are ably supported by the splendid accompaniments of the Skipton Camerata and organists Benjamin Saunders and Daniel more >>

March 3rd,2014- Huddersfield Girls Choir Tour to Liverpool

The Huddersfield Girls Choir are back in Yorkshire after a fabulous tour to Liverpool. They stayed for three days during which they sang at St Michael's Church, Widnes and Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral as well as enjoying a very busy sight-seeing day.

The tour started with a concert at more >>


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