Edward Records for Top British Composer

Edward Hyde, BBC Chorister of the Year 2016, is coming to the end of his career as a treble with Rochester Cathedral Choir but his last professional engagement is as impressive as all of his previous projects. Edward, a Music Scholar at King’s Rochester, was approached by British composer Rebecca Dale for her new release Materna … Continue reading →

Andrew Carwood Addresses CSA Heads

Andrew Carwood, Director of Music at St Paul’s Cathedral, was on fine form at CSA’s Centenary Conference. CSA’s celebratory Evensong was sublime, thanks to choristers from St Paul’s, Westminster Abbey, King’s College Cambridge and Salisbury’s girl choristers.  Thank you and the fantastic team from St Paul’s Cathedral for a truly memorable occasion. CSA commissioned new canticles … Continue reading →

Chairman Paul Smith marks 100 years of CSA

  If  you didn’t catch Chairman Paul Smith on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme, you can do so here: Having celebrated the health benefits of singing in his first chairman’s address at the 2017 CSA Conference in Durham, Paul Smith, headmaster of Hereford Cathedral School, was more hard-hitting this year. He said the risks to … Continue reading →

Hereford CS Opens New International House

Hereford Cathedral has just completed the purchase of How Caple Grange, a magnificent Georgian house, which will open in the Autumn Term as a new international boarding house for overseas students wanting to enjoy the benefits of an outstanding education and the friendly culture of an excellent British school. This stunning residence, set in five … Continue reading →