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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>>

July 22nd, 2009 - Bradford Boys' Choir tours Germany

In June of this year, the Bradford Boys' Choir embarked on its first ever foreign tour, to take part in the choral festival 'Festivokal' in Ilbenstadt, Germany. Leaving Bradford in the early afternoon, they took the overnight ferry from Hull to Rotterdam and, due to traffic jams on the German More>>

July 10th, 2009 - Bradford Girls’ Choir ranked highest UK choir in International Eisteddfod

The Bradford Girls' Choir, a choir of the Diocese of Leeds have just returned from a successful mini tour to Birmingham and Wales.

In Birmingham they took part in the National Festival of Music for Youth, performing on the stage of Birmingham Town Hall.  Singing alongside 20 of the More>>

May 20th, 2009 - Fifth Anniversary Gala Concert of the Bradford Youth Choir

Wednesday 20th May saw a packed St George's Hall in Bradford celebrate five years of the Bradford Youth Choir singing programme.  Formed in 2004 through a unique partnership between the Catholic secondary schools of Bradford and Keighley and the Diocese of Leeds, the programme has More>>

May 7th, 2009 - Association British Choral Directors

Writing in MasterSinger, the magazine of the Association of British Choral Directors, Christopher Johns states:

"Until I saw my present job advertised, I was completely ignorant of the existence of the Diocese of Leeds and certainly had not heard anything about any musical More>>

May 3rd, 2009 - Boys' Choir Festival

Sunday 3rd May saw a joint concert between three of the diocese's four boys choirs at Leeds Cathedral.  The Cathedral boys' choir and the Bradford and Huddersfield boys' choirs came together for an exciting performance of Vaughan Williams' Let All the World, and motets by Elgar, Andriessen More>>

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