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Director of Music

Director of Music

Philip Rushforth was appointed Director of Music in 2007 and is responsible for the Cathedral Choir as well as the music of the cathedral alongside the Canon Precentor.  Philip organises the famous weekly organ recital series and performs a number of recitals during the course of the year.

Assistant Organist


Alexander has been Assistant Organist since 2019.  In this role he assists the Director of Music with the accompaniment and direction of the Cathedral Choir, as well as the training of the choristers.  Alexander also conducts the Cathedral Nave Choir, and frequently performs in the weekly organ recital series.’