Music News

Be a Chorister for a day

The Cathedral is hosting two events in June for boys in Years 2 and 4 and girls in Year 5 to experience life as a chorister...

Year 13 musicians say goodbye

Our departing musicians carefully selected the programme of music for their final concert at the College...

Thanks to our musicians and choristers

The run up to Christmas is always a busy time of year for everyone, but especially for our musicians and choristers!...


Cathedral Boys’ & Girls' Choirs

St Edward's has been Choir School to Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral since the early 1970s, educating, from the age of 11, the boy choristers of the Cathedral Choir. Since 2008 Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral has also offered choristerships to girls. 

College Consort

College Consort is a high-quality choir and membership is by audition as there are only 18 places. Each member is expected to be an experienced singer with excellent sight reading skills as the choir often has to learn music at short notice. Consort is often the choir of choice for important occasions both in and out of school.

Gospel Choir

Gospel Choir is a pupil-led choir and welcomes singers of any standard from Years 7 to 13. Pupils rehearse weekly and sing a range of popular repertoire.

Junior Choir

Junior Choir is at aimed pupils in Years 7 to 9 and welcomes all pupils. The choir usually has around 30 members and tends to focus on popular repertoire and musicals.

Senior Choir

Senior Choir is the choir of Middle and Upper Schools and welcomes all voices from Years 10 to 13. It is the main school choir, having approximately 30 members. The choir performs at concerts and services throughout the school year.