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November 15th, 2015 - The Orchestra of Leeds Cathedral

Last week, the newly-formed Orchestra of Leeds Cathedral (OLC) gave its debut performance at Mass, alongside the Leeds Cathedral choirs. Formed by three Leeds College of Music graduates, this orchestra has been set up in partnership with the Cathedral to augment the already thriving music More>>



October 25th, 2015 - Dr. Elisa Fraser Wilson and Chamber Singers of The University of Texas at El Paso visit the Music Programme

Dr. Elisa Fraser Wilson writes:

Last week, the University of Texas at El Paso Chamber Singers and I had the opportunity to sing with and observe the Leeds Cathedral choirs during Vespers and Masses. This was a transforming experience, and one I hope will become a long-term collaboration More>>



October 1st, 2015 - Post of Director of Organ School and Cathedral Organist


The Diocese of Leeds in partnership with The Royal College of Organists wishes to appoint a Director of the Organ School and Cathedral Organist. This is a new full time post.

Flexible start date between January and September 2016.

Salary £21,530 and c.£3,500 More>>



September 21st, 2015 - New CD of Elgar Organ Works by Daniel Justin

The Organ Sonata by Elgar is relatively well-known, not least thanks to its orchestration by Gordon Jacob, but the only other work he originally composed for organ is the Cantique Op.3 No.1, which moves solidly forward in the Victorian tradition without suggesting the personal voice and More>>



September 15th, 2015 - Bradford Catholic Youth Choir perform at the launch of the Rugby World Cup


The Bradford Catholic Youth Choir perform at this civic celebration of the Rugby World Cup on the 25th of September 2015 at 8pm in Millienium Square, Leeds

COLLECTIVE ENDEAVOUR: RUGBY WORLD CUP
“A chain is only as strong as its weakest link”

Anything can be More>>



July 3rd, 2015 - New CD of Andriessen Organ Works by Benjamin Saunders

In the booklet to this CD of otherwise largely unavailable music, the composer Louis Andriessen remembers his father Hendrik (1892-1981). "Certainly due to his Catholic background, my father’s grand love for the French culture was of ultimate importance to his development as a More>>




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