Will Prebendal be Top for Christmas?!

It could be Christmas chart success for Chichester’s Prebendal School Chamber Choir and renowned poet, songwriter and musician, Ian Wills! Pupils are singing on Ian’s track Mercy, due for release on 28 November. The track, produced by Sean Genockey, is part … Continue reading

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Messiah Comes to Tewkesbury!

Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum perform Handel’s Messiah at The Abbey on Saturday 17 December. But hurry –  The Early Bird Discount (2 top-price tickets for the price of one) expires this Friday, 18 November.  The Choir will be accompanied by … Continue reading

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A Christmas Near You

The Church of England has launched an easy way of finding a Christmas Service near you. Go to https://www.achurchnearyou.com/christmas.php/m/ to find details of what’s happening in your area.

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Hereford’s Boy Bishop In Charge!

Hereford’s Christmas list of services and activities is now available and includes the annual Boy Bishop Ceremony  3.30 pm on Sunday 4 December  Choral Evensong featuring the traditional enthronement of a former chorister as Boy Bishop of Hereford. Click on Hereford at Christmas for … Continue reading

Hereford & the SAS

The Special Air Service has a unique relationship with Herefordshire and to honour this the SAS Regimental Association has commissioned artist John Maine to create a new sculpture and stained-glass window for Hereford Cathedral which will be installed this winter and unveiled … Continue reading

Oratory Trebles go Global!

Christmas is fast approaching and The London Oratory’s Trebles will be singing Carols at the Dorchester Hotel during the afternoons of Sunday 20 November and 11 & 18 December. The boys from the Schola Cantorum will also be singing at The Royal Opera House in … Continue reading

BBC Choristers 2016 – The Results!

Congratulations to Edward Hyde, Deputy Head Chorister at Rochester Cathedral and a pupil at Rochester King’s School, who is Radio Two Chorister of the Year 2016. He was joined by Florence Cain, a chorister at St Mary’s Church, Warwick, who … Continue reading

Alexander Armstrong Sings Praises

Alexander Armstrong  once again explains so clearly what it is to be a chorister! He was interviewed by David Grant on BBC TV’s Songs of Praise on 23 October. Listen to him (about 11 minutes in) at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0816zmw He was singing … Continue reading

Hereford Head Leads Choir Schools

Paul Smith, Headmaster of Hereford Cathedral School has succeeded Tim Cannell as CSA Chairman. He will hold office for two years and lead the Association through its Centenary Celebrations in 2018. Educated in the state sector, Paul read Zoology at … Continue reading

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