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March 1st, 2010 - Cathedral Choir School Launched

Holy Rosary and St Anne's School in Chapeltown, Leeds is aiming to become the first state primary choir school in the country.  In the future, it would change its name to Leeds Cathedral Choir School, and there would be a new purpose built music block, and every child More>>

February 10th, 2010 - Boys and Adults sing live on BBC Radio 3

The BBC once again broadcasted Choral Vespers live from the Cathedral on 10 February. The service was sung by the boys and adult choir and led by Monsignor Philip Moger. The choir was directed by Benjamin Saunders, with organists Christopher McElroy and Thomas Leech. The programme can be heard More>>

January 23rd, 2010 - Full Time Job Vacancy for a Choral Director

A new full time post is available for a Choral Director. This job is made up of two principal strands, firstly, to continue the further development of the Diocesan schools' singing programme in the city of Leeds, and secondly, to develop and lead a new Cathedral Boys' Choir and new Cathedral More>>

December 2nd, 2009 - Christmas Concerts 2009

Cathedrals, churches, town halls and theatres form the magnificent settings for the Christmas 2009 concert series. A varied programme brings a flavour of choir, organ, classical music and swing to West Yorkshire. 

The lunchtime concerts at the cathedral have been More>>

December 1st, 2009 - New Organ for St Patrick's Huddersfield

Anton Skrabl was chosen to build the new organ in St Patrick's Church Huddersfield after a lengthy tendering process where builders from across Europe were invited to submit their proposals. The Director of Music for the Diocese of Leeds, Benjamin Saunders together with the church's organ More>>

November 15th, 2009 - 15,000 for Choral Scholarships at Leeds Cathedral

On Sunday 15th November, a substantial monetary gift will be made to Leeds Cathedral to help secure the long-term future of their choral scholars.  A cheque for £15,000 from the Friends of Cathedral Music (FCM) will be presented to Benjamin Saunders, Director of Music at the 11.00am More>>

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