BACFAD Changed Our Lives!

Two new chorister recruits, now pupils at Chetham’s School,  started singing at Manchester Cathedral after Christmas. Nancy and Oliver both tried out Be a Chorister for a Day and were hooked! Oliver’s mum says: “I have never seen him happier than he is right now so you could say BACFAD changed our lives, and very … Continue reading →

Young Organists Head For London

Joel Branston, David Bryson (both year 8) and Blake Chen (Year7), all pupils at St John’s College Choir School in Cambridge, are giving an organ recital in St Lawrence Jewry Church on Tuesday 1 March at 1pm. Rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren, it stands in the yard at The Guildhall and is the official church of the … Continue reading →

Pancake Racing in Norwich

It’s 47 days before Easter Sunday – it has to be Shrove Tuesday! This traditional feast day was designed to use up eggs and fats before the start of Lent and is celebrated by pancake races all over the country. Below Norwich Cathedral choristers are under starter’s orders from the Vice Dean and Precentor, The Revd Canon … Continue reading →

FCM Launch Diamond Fund at St Pauls

The Friends of Cathedral Music (FCM) are launching their Diamond Fund for Choristers at a Unique Concert at St Paul’s Cathedral on Wednesday, 27 April at 7.30pm. The Choir of St Paul’s Cathedral will be joined by choristers representing the majority of cathedrals in the UK – helping FCM celebrate it’s Diamond Jubilee and hopefully raising lots … Continue reading →

Chorister School Celebrates SIX Centuries!

Durham’s Chorister School is gearing itself up for its 600 year Celebration Event on 19 April. The Cathedral will be holding a Service of Thanksgiving for the school on 18 June. Do get in touch with the Registrar, Katie Randle at if you would like to be involved or to find out more.