Director of Music
Paul Dean pursues a dual career as a performer and teacher from his home in London. He is the Director of Music at St Michael’s Church, Highgate and Deputy Head of Music at ‘The Hall’, Hampstead – one of the leading boys’ preparatory schools in London.
Paul is in frequent demand as a soloist both in the UK and abroad. He has toured extensively in Australia and Europe. Over the next few years, he is looking forward to performing at venues in France, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland as well as undertaking his third solo tour of Australia in 2020.
Assistant Director of Music
Marion Bettsworth is the Assistant Director of Music at St Michael's Church, Highgate. She is additionally the Organ Scholar at Alexandra Palace and is Accompanist for Enfield Choral Society. Inspired to take up the organ in her final years of school, Marion was awarded an organ scholarship at Lancaster Priory in 2008. She went on to read Music at Lincoln College, Oxford, where she held the organ scholarship and directed the college's chapel choir, performing with them in venues including St Peter's Basilica in the Vatican and several UK cathedrals. After graduating she spent a year as Organ Scholar at St Marylebone Parish Church, London. She is an Associate of the Royal College of Organists.