David Ogden

David Ogden is well known as a conductor and composer. He is much in demand as a conductor and director of choral and church music workshops, courses and festivals in the UK and abroad.

David's unique mix of highly skilled music-making, inspirational teaching and leadership and sense of humour makes him an extremely popular choice for workshops of all kinds.

Between 1991 and 2002, he was Director of Music at Clifton Cathedral, Bristol, and from 1995 to 2001, Regional Director of the Royal School of Church Music for the South West and Midlands. He conducts City of Bristol Choir, the RSCM Millennium Youth Choir, the RSCM Midlands and South West Cathedral Singers, and Exultate Singers. He is Director of Music at Westbury-on-Trym parish church in Bristol. He is Director of White Light Publishing and The Music Mission. He is also a Special Advisor for the Royal School of Church Music, and an Associate Lecturer in Music and Liturgy at the University of Bristol.

As a busy composer, David writes music for churches and schools. Many of his pieces have been performed on radio and television, including his best known pieces: Song of Ruth, White Light Eucharist and the anthem, Christ has no body now but yours.