The Diocese of Leeds has the largest church programme of choral music for young people in the United Kingdom.
In total it maintains 55 choirs comprising some 2800 children meeting weekly. There are 43 school choirs, five boys' choirs, five girls' choirs, three mixed children’s choirs, two youth choirs, three university choirs, a choir school and an adult choir. more »
In today's Catholic Herald , an interesting article about a successful parish music program in the Midlands. Here, children enjoy singing Missa Orbis Factor alongside motets by Victoria, Tallis and Elgar.
As one who has experienced the same with the children in our choirs, it is