Director of Music

Mr Julian McNamara joined the Downside staff in September 2015 from Warwick School.

Mr Julian McNamara

Mr McNamara went to Ampleforth College, and has a degree from New College, Oxford, he also studied at the Royal Northern College of Music and the Geneva Conservatoire; he is a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists and was formerly Director of Music at the Oratory School. He founded the Manchester Cathedral Girls’ Choir and has taught Organ at Chetham’s School of Music. Mr McNamara is also active as an ABRSM examiner.

jmcnamara@downside.co.uk 

Mr Julian McNamara