David Sinden, organist & conductor

Hello! I'm David Sinden, the newly-appointed Organist & Director of Music at St. Peter's Episcopal Church in St. Louis, Missouri.

Until the end of July, I'm the Organist and Director of Music at Saint Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square, in Richmond, Virginia, a position I have held for the past five years.

I write a blog, and you can follow me on Twitter.

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View & Listen

An Advent Procession with Lessons & Carols, St. Paul's, Richmond, 2012

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Ex ore innocentium
John Ireland (1879-1962)

from the CD Meditations on the Cross
The Christ Church Cathedral Girls' Choir
Frederick Burgomaster, director; David Sinden, organist
© Christ Church Cathedral, Indianapolis

Improvisation on "In dulci jubilo"

MP3 [3.89 MB]
Wolff organ, December 2008

"Lord of all being" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Tune: HOLY LIGHT by David Sinden

MP3 [5.73 MB]
Brombaugh organ, recorded in liturgy, March 2003

Chorale Prelude: "Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich"    BWV 609
J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

MP3 [1.22 MB]
Taylor & Boody organ, July 2008

©MMXV Sinden.org

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Recent Appearances

Choral Evensong for Trinity Sunday
Sunday 31 May 2015 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square, Richmond, Va.

Duruflé Requiem
Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale
with Daniel Stipe, organ

Fourth Annual Chapel Organ Recital
Sunday 19 April 2015 - 4:00 p.m.
The Chapel of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Poetry and Music: Meditations for Holy Week
Holy Monday 30 March 2015 - 7:30 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Richmond AGO Bach Marathon
Sunday 22 March 2015 - 2:30 p.m.
St. Benedict Catholic Church, Richmond, Va.

Richmond Three Choirs Festival: Choral Evensong
with the choirs of St. James's, St. Stephen's, and St. Paul's Episcopal Churches
Sunday 15 March 2015 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Candlemas Procession and Choral Eucharist
Sunday 1 February 2015 - 4:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

An Epiphany Procession and Holy Eucharist
Monday 5 January 2015 - 7:30 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
Christmas Eve 24 December 2014 - 8:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Sing Glory!
Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale

An Advent Procession with Lessons and Carols
Sunday 7 December 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

An "O" Antiphons Service in the Atrium
Sunday 30 November 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

In Memoriam
Mozart Requiem
One Voice Chorus
Saturday 15 November 2014 - 7:00 p.m.
Reveille United Methodist Church, Richmond

Beloved Community: A Hymn Festival
Sunday 19 October 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Choral Evensong for the Feast of Saint Matthew
Sunday 21 September 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Music of the Psalms: A Celebration in Readings and Music
Opening service of the Richmond Chapter of the AGO
Tuesday 9 September 2014 - 7:30 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Choral Evensong
for the Annual Conference of the Association of Anglican Musicians
Including the first U.S. performance of "By the waters of Babylon" by Herbert Howells Monday 16 June 2014 - 4:30 p.m.
St. John's Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Washington, DC

Choral Evensong for Ascension Day (observed)
Sunday 1 June 2014 - 5:00 p.m.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Capitol Square

Hallelujah: A Choral Celebration
with the Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale
Sunday 11 May 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church, Ashland, Va.

Hallelujah: A Choral Celebration
with the Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale
Sunday 4 May 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
River Road Presbyterian Church, Richmond, Va.