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December 22nd, 2008 - Classical Music Magazine Feature

Writing in this months Classical Music Magazine, Ann Elise Smoot remarks:

"To be honest, when I moved to England 15 years ago, if I had been given three guesses to name the urban cathedral in the UK which would eventually establish a music and outreach programme so huge that it More>>



December 19th, 2008 - Christmas with the Orchestra of Opera North

Dewsbury Town Hall was the venue for the Cathedral Choirs' performance of Vivaldi's Gloria and Bach's Christmas Oratorio on the 18th December. This was in fact the third performance the choirs had given of these works during December, the others being at the Advent Carol Service and the Leeds More>>



December 1st, 2008 - Two new BBC recordings in Bradford

Following the success of broadcasting four hundred young singers from Bradford Catholic Schools in 2007 on BBC 1 flagship religion programme ‘Songs of Praise,' the BBC have once again returned to Bradford, this time to record two programmes for BBC Radio 2.

Four hundred children were More>>



November 3rd, 2008 - Fauré's Requiem

This year, the Cathedral Boys' and Adult Choirs will sing the famous musical setting of the Requiem Mass by Gabriel Fauré. This takes place at 5.30pm on All Souls Day, Monday 3rd November. It will be sung as part of the liturgy of the evening mass.

The treble More>>



September 8th, 2008 - New Choral Directors

The Diocese of Leeds this September welcomes two new members of staff to it's music department.  As the largest Catholic youth singing programme in the UK, the Diocese of Leeds each week works with over a 1000 children across West Yorkshire.  The Diocese works in partnership with More>>



July 16th, 2008 - When All Saints went marching in

The All Saints Catholic College Choir, Huddersfield formed  less than one year ago, has just returned from a major international choral competition with a medal! All Saints Catholic College Choir were awarded a bronze medal in the youth choir category of the World Choir Games held in Graz, More>>




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