Duncan is a conductor, organist and continuo player. He studied at Jesus College Cambridge and at the Royal Academy of Music. Starting out as an organist, he has held posts at four of England’s cathedrals, and is now Associate Director of Music at Farm Street Church in Mayfair, regularly directing and accompanying one of London’s leading professional church choirs.
Duncan is also Director of Music of the City of Oxford Choir and Musical Director of Thame Chamber Choir and TCC2, their children’s choir. With these and many other ensembles he performs a wide repertoire from unaccompanied miniatures to major oratorios with leading soloists and orchestras.
As a conductor and continuo player, Duncan has performed for BBC Radio and Television, and can be heard on numerous recordings. He has directed ensembles including I Fagiolini, the London Mozart Players and The English Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble, while his own period instrument ensemble Interplay has given many concerts in and around London.