De Profundis doesn’t have a permanent Music Director but instead employs a series of guest conductors who are often world experts in their chosen repertoire. Our roster of conductors includes some of the most important and prominent early music conductors before the public today.


Sat 21st September 2019, 7:30pm

Palestrina: Music from the Song of Songs

Missa Sicut lilium and motets from his settings of the Song of Songs (Motets Book 4, 1584):

Tota pulchra es, Descendi in hortum meum, Trahe me post te, Surge propera and Quam pulchri sunt gressus tui.

Trinity College Chapel.

David Skinner


Sat 9th May 2020

Jeffrey Skidmore

Music from the New World – Francisco López Capillas,

Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla & Pedro Bermudez

(Part of Cambridge Early Music’s Festival of the Voice)


Autumn 2020Robert Hollingworth

Robert Hollingworth

Repertoire tbc



Spring 2021AP photo by Dan Porges

Andrew Parrott

Music by Jacobus Gallus



Summer 2021

David Hill

Music by Morales

(Part of Cambridge Summer Music Festival)