Martin Baker

Martin Baker, Master of Music

Martin Baker

Born in Manchester in 1967, Martin Baker studied at the Royal Northern College of Music, Chetham's School of Music and Downing College, Cambridge, then held positions at London's Westminster and St Paul's Cathedrals before being appointed to Westminster Abbey at the age of 24. In 2000 he returned to Westminster Cathedral as Master of Music, where he is responsible for directing the worldrenowned choir in its daily choral programme and busy schedule of concerts, tours and recordings. Martin Baker is also much sought after as an organist, playing frequent solo concerts in the UK and around the world.

 

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Latest News

GOF 2019 opening recital

On Wednesday 22nd May, we are delighted to welcome Gerard Brooks to open the 2019 Grand Organ Festival.

Premiere of Composition Competition winning motet

On Palm Sunday, 14th April 2019, Westminster Cathedral Choir gave the first performance of Barnaby Martin's new motet 'Omnes amici mei'.