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July 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. As a charitable organisation, the ongoing provision of these life-changing opportunities is very dependent on the financial support we receive from private individuals and charitable trusts.

A gift in your Will is one of the most special and enduring ways that you can support the development of a living tradition for future generations. This could be either to support music for young people in general, or as a memorial in your name, or that of a loved one. 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

Leaders

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

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 more >>

May 20th,2017- New Youth Choir for Wakefield Sings Inaugural Mass

The Bishop Konstant Youth Choir led the liturgy at their first Mass last Sunday at St Austin’s Church, Wakefield. The choir, superbly led by Charlotte Kitson, sang with both skill and enthusiasm. They sang a wide variety of music, from the more >>


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enquiries please contact:

Music Administrator
Leeds Cathedral
Great George Street
Leeds LS2 8BE

Tel: 0113 244 8634
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