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Christopher Walker

WALKER, Christopher Dixon Harvey. b. London, 9 June 1947. Walker became a chorister at Bristol Cathedral and later studied composition at Bristol University and Trent Park College. On leaving university he became director of music at the (then newly opened) Roman Catholic Cathedral at Clifton in Bristol. He met members of (and subsequently joined) the St Thomas More Group* before emigrating to the USA in 1990, where he became a lecturer at Mount Saint Mary College and director of music at St Paul the Apostle, Westwood, Los Angeles. One of the most prolific Roman Catholic composers of his generation, there are twelve pages of his hymns and songs listed on his website...

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