Daniel Hyde (organist)

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Daniel Hyde is a choral conductor and organist. He is currently Organist and Director of Music at Saint Thomas Church (Manhattan).[1] On 23 May 2018 it was announced he would succeed Stephen Cleobury from October 2019 as Director of Music, Elect for the Choir of King's College, Cambridge.[2]

He was previously a chorister and organ scholar at Durham Cathedral,[1] an organ scholar at King's College, Cambridge, assistant organist at St George's Cathedral in Perth, Western Australia,[3] and has held the positions of Informator Choristarum, Organist and Tutorial Fellow in Music at Magdalen College, Oxford as well as the Director of Music at Jesus College, Cambridge.[4][2]


  1. ^ a b "The New Wizard Teaching at the Hogwarts for Choir". The New York Times. 18 November 2016. Retrieved 23 May 2018.
  2. ^ a b "King's College Cambridge names Daniel Hyde as new music director". Gramophone. 23 May 2018. Retrieved 23 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Organists | Music | Music". www.perthcathedral.org. Retrieved 2019-01-23.
  4. ^ "Daniel Hyde takes New York choir post". classical-music.com. BBC Music Magazine. 8 February 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
Preceded by
John Scott
Organist and Director of Music,
Saint Thomas Church, New York

Succeeded by
Jeremy Filsell
Preceded by
Stephen Cleobury
Director of Music, Elect,
King's College, Cambridge

Succeeded by