David Saint studied the organ with Clifford Hartley, Dr Alan Spedding and Dame Gillian Weir. He was awarded the Royal College of Organists’ Turpin Prize for the FRCO diploma and was the first organ Scholar to be appointed to Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral. Since 1978, David has been Organist and Director of Music at St Chad’s Cathedral and he has just stepped down from the role of Principal of Birmingham Conservatoire, one of the UK’s leading conservatoires. Recent recitals include Blois Cathedral (France), Lambertikirche, Munster (Germany), Sankt Wendel Basilika (Germany), Gloucester Cathedral, St Mary’s RC Cathedral Edinburgh, Leamington Festival and Keimyung University in Korea.
A new recording of Christmas choral music from St Chad’s Cathedral will be released in the Autumn on the Herald label.