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All Saints Choir

The Ariosa Singers

All Saints Organ

  • Directors of Music are Leslie Ryan (organist) and Penny Ryan OBE (choral director All Saints Choir and director of the youth choir, The Ariosa Singers)
  • Sub Organists are Nathan Petherbridge and Angela Morgan
  • Music Assistant  Daniel Rogers
  • All Saints Organ Scholar Joseph Lyden
  • All Saints Junior Organ Scholar Lucas Lewis-Smith (sponsored by Maureen Donald)
  • Previous Organ Scholars Nathan Petherbridge, Michelle Davies, Rhian Morgan, Daniel Rogers and Sean Rees
  • Choral Scholars are (soprano)  Georgie Ingmire and Dominc Caselton,  (alto) Hannah Lyden,  (tenor) Dan Rogers,  Joe Lyden and Alfie Williams
  • Ex Choral Scholars (now at University) who occasionally sing with the present scholars:  Reuben Nicholas ATCL (Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, vocal studies, tenor) Ralph Williams (Royal Holloway University, music, Ralph is a counter tenor),Sean Rees ATCL (University College London, medicine) and Hannah Williams (University of the West of England, English)
  • Head Chorister: Gracie Williams
  • Assistant Head Choristers: to be appointed
  • Holders of the RSCM Gold Medal: Anneliese Pickard Davies and Carrie Thompson
  • 14 choristers have passed the exam for the RSCM Silver Medal: Dan Rogers, Hannah Williams, Anastasia Harvey, Reuben Nicholas, Hannah Lyden, Sean Rees, Joe Lyden, Angharad Howden Evans, Niamh Howden Evans, Lydia Price, Ralph Williams, Joe Gorvett,  Georgie Ingmire, and Lucy Hole
  • 5  choristers currently hold the RSCM Bronze Medal: Alfie Williams, Hugo Harvey, Bethan Walton, Isobel Ace, and Grace Williams 
  • Supervisory staff for the young choristers include Mrs. Kath Williams, Mrs. Alison Weare, Dan Rogers and Mr. John Llewellyn
  • Tutors who have assisted with teaching RSCM medals and Voice for Life scheme include Directors of Music, John Llewellyn, Alison Weare, Dan Rogers and Hannah Williams.
  • The Ariosa Singers is the youth choir affiliated to All Saints Church and directed by Penny Ryan,(choral director of music). Click here to be taken to the Ariosa Website

A selection of music recorded at All Saints Church Oystermouth.

Here is some organ music played by Leslie Ryan, simply click on the title to hear the music.


Here are some hymns sung by the All Saints Church Choir with Penny Ryan directing the singing and Leslie Ryan playing the organ


Here is a selection of music played by Daniel Rogers, Organ Scholar 2009-2011 at All Saints Church. Dan was also a choral scholar at All Saints. Recorded 2012


All Saints boy chorister Dominic Caselton sings Mendelssohn's O for the wings of a dove followed by Andrew Lloyd Webber's Pie Jesu from the Requiem Mass, Dominic is 13. Recorded 2015.


All Saints tenor choral scholar Reuben Nicholas sings items with organ accompaniment by Leslie Ryan.  Reuben was 16 when recorded these items. Reuben was a Choral Scholar at All Saints


Organ Scholar 2011- 2013 Sean Rees ATCL  plays a selection of music. Sean was a choral scholar at All Saints. Recorded 2013.


Junior Organ Scholar   2014-   Lucas Lewis-Smith, aged 14, plays some short arrangements of well known melodies (recorded 2014)


Organ Scholar Joseph Lyden  2015-   plays some short voluntaries. Joe is a tenor choral scholar. Recorded 2015)


Choral Scholars Reuben Nicholas (tenor) and Georgie Ingmire (soprano) sing a duet version of Panis Angelicus (Franck) recorded 2015



Carrie Thompson who was a member of All Saints Choir and now studying singing at the Royal Academy of Music performs the lovely Pie Jesu from Fauré's Requiem, accompanied by Les Ryan (organ). Carrie achieved the RSCM Gold Medal and the ATCL singing diploma whilst a chorister at All Saints