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December 24th, 2017 - New Choral Director appointed for Wakefield and Pontefract

Choral Director, Charlotte Kitson writes:

To many I might be a familiar face, as this is not the first time I have been employed by the Music Department. I graduated in 2011 from the University of Birmingham with a First Class Honours degree in Music, and was shortly after appointed as 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 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>>



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>>



March 27th, 2017 - Competition success for Bishop Konstant choirs

In January Choral Director Charlotte Kitson started work with the primary schools in the Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust - in less than three months she has swept the board with choirs from these schools at the Rothwell Festival. The Diocese was represented by nearly 300 children in More>>



March 21st, 2017 - Bradford Catholic Youth Choir Sing on National Radio

Bradford Catholic Girls' Choir - part of the Diocese's Schools Singing Programme and supported by St. Bede's and St. Joseph's - broadcast live on Radio 4 earlier this week. The choir are regularly invited to sing for the BBC, and are one of only a handful of youth choirs to enjoy this privilege. More>>




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