Sarah Baldock

Sarah BaldockSarah Baldock is currently on the staff at The Cheltenham Ladies’ College, teaching academic music and working as College Organist and as one of the piano accompanists. From 2008-2014 she was Organist and Master of the Choristers at Chichester Cathedral, and prior to Chichester she was Assistant Director of Music at Winchester Cathedral. She founded the Winchester Cathedral Girls’ Choir and was its Director from 1998-2008. Sarah has led choral workshops in the UK, USA, Norway and Sweden and has been a regular director at the Girl Chorister Course at St Thomas Fifth Avenue, New York. 

Giving organ concerts remains a focus, and in addition to solo recitals, Sarah enjoys collaborating with other artists. She gave the première of David Owen Norris’ HengeMusic for saxophone quartet and organ and initiated a project with artist Sophie Hacker based on Messiaen’s La Nativité which led to a book entitled Icons of the Incarnation, and an exhibition which has toured the UK. In the coming month she will be giving recitals in Bath, Cheltenham, Cardiff and Lancing. Sarah is also a frequent visiting tutor at courses and seminars and this summer she will be teaching on the RCO course based here at Trinity College.