James Potter

Director of The Cathedral Singers of Christ Church

Increasingly in demand as a conductor and choral director,James Morley Potter is Director of Music at St Mary's Church, Battersea, Director of Cathedral Singers at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, Music Director of Wokingham Choral Society, and Director of Jubilate Chamber Choir. He has also recently been appointed Chapel Music Advisor to Hertford College, Oxford.

Having studied at The Queen's College, University of Oxford, he subsequently worked for several years as a professional singer, singing in the world-renowned choral foundations of Magdalen College and Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, touring widely and appearing on critically-acclaimed recordings.

In addition to conducting, he is also active as a writer on music, regularly contributing programme notes and essays to groups such as The Tallis Scholars, The Cardinall's Musick, Dunedin Consort, The Eric Whitacre Singers, and others. He has lectured on early music performance for the University of Oxford Continuing Education Department.