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December 25th, 2017 - BBC1 Midnight Mass Live from Leeds Cathedral

The traditional Christmas Eve celebration of Midnight Mass, live from Leeds Cathedral, introduced by the Rev Mgr Phillip Moger, Cathedral Dean.

The Bishop of Leeds, the Rt Rev Marcus Stock, is the principal celebrant and preacher. Leeds Cathedral Choir, with Director of Music Benjamin Saunders, lead the congregation in well-loved carols including O Come All Ye Faithful, Unto Us Is Born a Son and Hark! the Herald Angels Sing. The mass setting is Haydn's St Nicholas Mass, and the organist is David Pipe. More »

December 24th,2017- News from the Leeds Trinity Cathedral Boys’ and Girls’ Choirs

The Leeds Trinity Cathedral Boys’ and Girls’ Choirs had a busy second half of the term. They sang three times at Leeds Trinity University: for the All Saints’ Day Mass celebrated by Bishop Marcus, at the ‘Peace Jam’ conference featuring the Nobel Laureate, more >>

December 21st,2017- Celebrating the first year for Wakefield and Pontefract Choirs

It has been a very busy 2017 for the newest branch of the Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme. Choral Director for Wakefield and Pontefract, Charlotte Kitson, writes about the progress of the expansion of the Schools Singing Programme in to this area..   "Last Sunday, 10th December more >>

December 6th,2017- World-famous Gabrieli Consort perform with Bradford Catholic Youth Choir

On Sunday the magnificent sound of Bradford Catholic Youth Choir and the professional singers and instrumentalists of the Gabrieli Consort echoed around St Joseph's Church. BCYC are the only Northern choir taking part in the Gabrieli's youth choir scheme, Gabrieli Roar, and joined the consort to more >>

December 1st,2017- Christmas Events Newsletter

Each week the Diocese of Leeds Music Department works with over 3500 children in primary and secondary schools across West and North Yorkshire. We deliberately target those communities where musical opportunities are at their scarcest to engage children in the life-changing gifts of more >>


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