Jonathan Milton Retires from Westminster Abbey Choir School

This summer we say ‘farewell’ to Jonathan Milton after nearly 18 years as Headmaster of Westminster Abbey Choir School. CSA will miss him as a colleague, a long-serving Committee Member and our Chairman from 2007-2009. Jonathan’s passion for music started at an early age and just like his young charges he started singing in a … Continue reading →

Groundbreaking Scheme at St Paul’s Cathedral School!

St Paul’s Cathedral School started the construction of a new boarding house for choristers in July. The new facility, built over three floors including staff accommodation, will provide much needed modern accommodation for one of the world’s finest choirs. The project is part of a larger scheme which will include the creation of new classroom … Continue reading →

Congrats to ECS ‘excellent’ in all areas

Inspectors were impressed with the ‘confidence and resilience’ of Exeter choristers as they went about their duties when they visited Exeter Cathedral School in May. The team from the Independent School Inspectorate (ISI) praised the School’s overall educational quality and awarded it ‘excellent’ in all areas. The ISI Inspection viewed the independent day and boarding … Continue reading →

Make Music Day Celebrated at St Paul’s

St Paul’s Cathedral is participating in Make Music Day 2019 by hosting an Organ Day for 100 primary school children. The children, from St John’s Walham Green and Meridian Angel Primary Schools, have taken part in the Cathedral’s music outreach in this academic year. The children will be part of the performances throughout the day … Continue reading →

Kings Ely Juniors at St Paul’s

KING’S Ely Junior’s Chamber Choir is on a high after having the opportunity to sing Evensong at St Paul’s Cathedral, London. The 35-strong choir, made up of boys and girls from Years 5 to 8, travelled to the capital for the service on June 3rd. On the service sheet Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis by Herbert … Continue reading →

Hereford Cathedral Choir take part in D Day Commemoration

Hereford Cathedral Choir are travelling home from France after taking part in four separate D Day Commemoration events and services over two days including the Service of Remembrance in Bayeux Cathedral and the act of commemoration at the Commonwealth war Graves Commission’s War Cemetery. Early today (Thursday 6 June) saw the choir singing in the … Continue reading →

SW Hockey Team Selection for Exeter Cathedral School Pupils

Congratulations to Three Exeter Cathedral School pupils who have been picked to play for the West Panthers Hockey Club: an established club that selects talented hockey players from across the Southwest. Emily J (Year 7), centre forward, and Isabella P-J (Year 8), defender, have been selected to represent the Panthers in the Cup Tournament while … Continue reading →

Hereford Cathedral Choir at D-Day Anniversary in France

Hereford Cathedral Choir will be travelling to France in June to take part in services and events commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The choir will sing at several services during their time in France, including the live BBC 1 coverage of the Royal British Legion Commemoration Service at Bayeux Cathedral, on Thursday 6 June. The … Continue reading →

Chetham’s play Mahler and say ‘goodbye’ to Stephen Threlfall

This summer, Chetham’s School of Music in Manchester will become the first School orchestra ever to perform Gustav Mahler’s monumental ‘Symphony of a Thousand’, as the central event in a season marking half a century since its formation as the country’s largest specialist music school. The date also marks the departure of Stephen Threlfall, after … Continue reading →

Winchester Girl Choristers Celebrate 20th Anniversary

Winchester Cathedral Girl Choristers past and present will join forces on Sunday 2 June for a special Evensong to mark their 20th anniversary. A massed choir will include at least 50 girls, both new and old, including several members from the original choir and eighteen current Girl Choristers. The girls will be singing together in … Continue reading →

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