Durham Cathedral has a team of organists led by James Lancelot, Master of the Choristers and Organist.

James Lancelot has been at Durham Cathedral since 1985 and leads the Music Department. Francesca Massey is Sub-Organist, Jason Lowe is Assistant Organist and Jonathan Allsopp is Organ Scholar. Between them they direct the Cathedral Choir, train the Cathedral Choristers and play the Cathedral organ.