Welcome to Britain’s unique and priceless heritage of cathedral music

'The choir is the lifeblood, the animating factor that turns a cathedral from a beautiful but silent space into one that reverberates with glory'.

'Few sounds on earth are more glorious than that of a cathedral choir singing the daily office'.

We hope you will enjoy visiting and return to this website whenever you are seeking information about cathedral music, church music, sacred music and cathedrals.

If you find this website interesting, we invite you to join us as a member to make your own contribution towards maintaining that unique and precious heritage?  You will be most welcome.

Visit our huge Find Cathedrals section where you will find, in an easy to read format, all the details you are likely to need when planning a visit to any of our wonderful cathedrals, abbeys and college chapels.

Forthcoming events - National Gatherings

Ripon Cathedral, Leeds Cathedral & Leeds Minster
Friday 3 October 2014 - Sunday 5 October 2014

Details in News & Events

Recording of the month

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Cathedral Music
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Find Cathedrals in the British Isles

A directory of Cathedrals, Collegiate Churches, Chapels and other choral foundations in Great Britain and the Irish Republic.

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