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March 20th, 2018 - Choir hit the high notes with BBC broadcasts and festival success!

Members of Bradford Catholic Youth Choir, based at St Bede's and St Joseph's Catholic College in Bradford, have excelled during a busy week and a half which has seen them perform at the launch of Bradford Council's Economic Strategy, sing for two BBC Radio 4 broadcasts and win all the youth choir awards at the Skipton music festival!

Members of the Girls' Choir were invited by Bradford Coun​​cil to represent the young people of the city, and their talent and potential, at the prestigious launch of the council's Economic Strategy at Kala Sangam. They performed to guests including the Chief Executive of the council, Kersten England, the Leader of the council, Susan Hinchcliffe and speakers Dave Baldwin (former CEO of Bradford City FC) and Sir Richard 

A week later they were in Manchester broadcasting BBC Radio 4's Daily Service in Manchester, with a 6.15am departure from school. More »

March 19th,2018- Organists Training Programme Grows!

We're delighted to welcome Tom Carr as a second tutor for the Organists' Training Programme.

Tom studied Music at Huddersfield University, specialising in Piano Performance, and gained BMus and PGCE qualifications. Following several years teaching music in schools, he now combines more >>

March 5th,2018- Leeds International Organ Festival 2018

We are delighted to announced the first Leeds International Organ Festival, from 14th May to 9th July. The Cathedral’s organ recital series welcomes several internationally-renowned artists: Christopher Herrick (international concert organist), Friedhelm Flamme (Detmold Academy, Germany), more >>

June 9th,2018- Come and Sing Faure Requiem with David Pipe

Saturday 9 June 2018

David Pipe leads a workshop day on Fauré’s ever-popular Requiem and Cantique de Jean Racine as part of the first Leeds International Organ Festival.

Singing sessions through the afternoon will culminate in a performance in the magnificent setting more >>

March 3rd,2018- The Diocese of Leeds Music Day - Plainsong and Polyphony

The Diocese of Leeds Music Day - Plainsong and Polyphony

Saturday 3rd March 2018
10am to 1pm
Leeds Cathedral


John Duggan
Leeds Cathedral’s internationally-renowned Composer-in-Residence

David Pipe
Director of the Diocese of more >>

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