JB BW smallerJohn Burland is an educator and composer who has been writing and recording religious music for children and adults for over twenty years. Each year John travels to more than one hundred Catholic communities celebrating our Catholic Faith through the gifts of music and song.

He is a sought after keynote speakerworkshop leader and published author in the area of music and catechesis. For the past twenty years John has been working in Catholic schools throughout the Sydney Archdiocese holding a variety of executive positions including that of Religious Education Coordinator and Assistant Principal.

John is currently the Education Officer: Liturgy/ Music for Sydney Catholic Schools, Australia, where he conducts workshops, Faith Celebrations and reflection days for children, teachers and parish communities. He is also a keynote speaker, composer and National Music Consultant for Bayard Inc, in North America.

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LISTEN to some of John’s music:

Come to the Table

Coming Back Together

Christmas Star

Do This In Memory of Me

Walking in Faith