Moving the Organists’ Training Programme online

Moving the Organists’ Training Programme online

The global pandemic has made all instrumental teachers drastically rethink the ways in which they can deliver high-quality, engaging teaching. In the Diocese of Leeds, we had to respond quickly to the enforced lockdown and consequent closure of schools: how could the...
LIOF Live Preview

LIOF Live Preview

David Pipe, Artistic Director and Ben Saunders, Diocesan Director of Music discuss the upcoming LIOF Live. Tune in each Monday at 1.15 pm on lioflive.org.uk for Leeds International Organ Festival Live. Remember to like, subscribe and share. 11/05 Jonathan Rennert...
Leeds International Organ Festival Live

Leeds International Organ Festival Live

We’re delighted that, despite the current situation, the billed Monday recitalists will be generously providing some short video and audio clips for us to broadcast each week on our Leeds International Organ Festival YouTube channel: lioflive.org.uk. Audiences can now...
Keep calm and carry on singing!

Keep calm and carry on singing!

The First Week – Online Children’s Choirs  In mid-March, members of the Leeds Cathedral Junior Choirs and Children’s Choir had been enjoying learning songs for our Spring Concert and were excited about the performance.  Some of us were becoming slightly anxious...
Leeds International Organ Festival

Leeds International Organ Festival

Leeds Cathedral in the Diocese of Leeds is to hold the second Leeds International Organ Festival this summer. Between 13th May and 10th July, organists young and old will have the opportunity to hear, meet and perform alongside renowned international concert organists...