New Head for St Paul’s Cathedral School

Simon Larter-Evans, currently head of boarding, a housemaster and head of English and Drama at The Yehudi Menuhin School is to succeed Neil Chippington as Headmaster of St Paul’s Cathedral School in September when Neil moves to St John’s College … Continue reading

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Concert Triumph at St Pauls

Congratulations to all involved with last night’s Gala Concert to launch the Friends of Cathedral Music’s Diamond Fund for Choristers. A superb evening with a lovely variety of choral favourites sung by choristers from 60 cathedrals from all over the countryin … Continue reading

Choristers Head for St Pauls

It’s 27th April and choristers from 60 cathedrals are rehearsing at St Paul’s Cathedral for a Gala Concert this evening to launch the Friends of Cathedral Music’s Diamond Fund for Choristers. The day started brilliantly with a Radio 4 Today … Continue reading

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New Website for Britten’s Friday Afternoons

Friday Afternoons was conceived as part of the Centenary celebrations of Aldeburgh Music’s founder, the composer, Benjamin Britten, with the initial aim of encouraging children and young people to sing. Since 2013, there have been more than 80,000 participants, from … Continue reading

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Exeter Chorister wins Composition Competition

Warmest congratulations to 13 year-old Theo Collins from Exeter Cathedral School who is this year’s winner of the Sir David Willcocks Composition Competition. His introit “Sing a new song” will have its first outing when Portsmouth Cathedral Choir sings it … Continue reading

Listen to Amelia

11 year-old Amelia is heading off to St Paul’s Cathedral on Wednesday, representing Newcastle Cathedral at a the Friends of Cathedral Music Gala Concert to launch its Diamond Fund for Choristers. http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/listen-11-year-old-chorister-11130471

Alexander supports St Mary’s

There are exciting plans for St Mary’s Music School in Edinburgh to relocate to the former Royal High School building in Edinburgh. Earlier this year 5 choristers went to meet former chorister Alexander Armstrong on stage during his dress rehearsal for … Continue reading

Alexander Armstrong on Choristership

Alexander will be talking about his time as a chorister during the FCM’s Gala Concert on Wednesday, 27 April. Choristers from 60 choral foundations will be joining the Choir of St Paul’s Cathedral to celebrate choristership with the launch of … Continue reading

Dr David Neville RIP

It is with great sadness we report that David passed away last Thursday following a short and sudden illness. David Neville was founding head of the hugely successful St John’s College in Cardiff. Since 1987 he worked tirelessly to make … Continue reading

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