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May 26th, 2017 - From Leeds with Love: a Song for Manchester

On the morning of Tuesday, May 23rd, Leeds Trinity Cathedral Girls’ Choir and their conductor, Lucy Haigh, had a tremendously significant duty to perform. Not only were they leading live worship for BBC Radio 4’s Daily Service, but they were singing over in Manchester less than twelve hours after the terrorist attack.

The Choir was formed just last year to sing for Masses and events at Leeds Trinity University in the Diocese of Leeds and the broadcast meant the choir was uniquely placed to show prayerful solidarity with their neighbours over the Pennines in the Salford Diocese.

It was a deeply moving and a strong signal of hope that the music at this broadcast was led by young girls, in tribute to the youngsters – of the same age and a little older – who had been attending the Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena, only a couple of miles away. More »

June 20th,2017- Quick win strategies for class singing in schools

Music coordinators, class teachers and music leaders may be interested in our forthcoming CPD event, focusing on class singing in KS2.

Well-delivered singing can hugely enhance children's learning, engagement and physical and emotional well-being, but all too often is left to sing alongs more >>

June 10th,2017- The Diocese of Leeds Music Day - Saturday 10th June 2017

Calling all Parish Musicians, School Music Leaders, Organists, Choirs, Cantors and Clergy!

The Diocese of Leeds Music Day - Leeds Cathedral


John Duggan – Internationally-renowned composer
Thomas Leech – Director, Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing more >>

March 1st,2017- Leeds Cathedral Organ Recitals and Masterclasses for Summer 2017

The Diocese of Leeds Music Department is delighted to announce recitalists for its series of lunchtime recitals in Leeds Cathedral this summer. Alongside members of the Department, visiting recitalists will include Winfried Bönig (Organist of Cologne Cathedral), Adriano Falcioni more >>

April 4th,2017- Could you support the next generation of young musicians?

The Diocese of Leeds Music Department is home to the largest church-based music programme for young people in the UK. Its educational programmes are spread across West Yorkshire, and allow all who are involved to develop their musicianship, improve self-confidence and build lasting friendships. more >>

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enquiries please contact:

Miss Charlotte Harrison
Music Administrator
Leeds Cathedral
Great George Street
Leeds LS2 8BE

Tel: 0113 244 8634
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