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Musical Director - David Knight MA, MMus, LRAM, ARCM, ARCO



David Knight was educated at the Royal Academy of Music and the University of London. He has held posts as Director of Music at a comprehensive school and a college of higher education. During this time he also had posts as accompanist and conductor of a selection of choral societies. He has been a church organist for over forty years, not only for the Church of England, but also for the United Reformed Church and the Church of Norway. He has taught at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, and was an examiner for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music. He has performed in cathedrals in England, Ireland, Norway and Hong Kong.

In addition to his post as Musical Director of the West Somerset Singers, he is also the organist and choirmaster of Holy Trinity Church, Taunton. He also directs the Watchet and District Choral Society and the Apollo Wind band of Yate. He is Past President of the Dorset Association of Organists. In the summer of 2016 he gave organ recitals in Latvia and Lithuania.

 

 

 


 

 

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