David Bannister

Organist to the Cathedral Singers

David Bannister is Organist to the Cathedral Singers of Christ Church, a role in which he accompanies the choir in daily services, concerts, and recordings. He is also an Oxford based choral conductor, combining the posts of Choir Director at St John’s College and Master of the Music at Pusey House.

He is the Artistic Director of Vespri Segreti, a vocal ensemble which exists to perform a wide range of early and contemporary repertoire, and joint Artistic Director of the Oxford Choral Festival.

David has performed and recorded with a wide range of groups including, amongst others, The King’s Singers, Charivari Agréable, the Choir of Merton College, the Choir of Magdalen College, as well as premiering works ranging in style from Johann Pachelbel to Hannah Kendal.