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  • Recordings from CUCO Concert 13 May 2017

    Recordings from CUCO Concert on Saturday 13 May 2017, directed by Thomas Gould, are now available here.

  • New CUMS Student President

    CUMS is delighted to announce that Edward Reeve has been appointed Student President of the Society. Find out more on our blog.

  • Bach’s B Minor Mass

    To finish the 2016-17 CUMS Season, Sir Roger Norrington will conduct Bach’s glorious B Minor Mass in King’s College Chapel. See here for more details and booking.

  • Cambridge News Review

    John Gilroy described CUCO’s latest concert with Thomas Gould as ‘flawless’ and a ‘valedictory conclusion’ to a ‘hugely successful 2016-17 Season’. Read the full review here.

  • 2017 Composition Competition Result

    We are delighted that William Cole will be our Composer in Residence for 2017 – 2018. For more details click here.

We are delighted to announce that Edward Reeve will be the CUMS Student President for the 2017-18 Season cums.org.uk/cums-appoints-… 2 days ago

The sun is out, summer is on the way & it will soon be time for our May Week Concert! Sir Roger Norrington conducts Bach in King's: 1 week ago

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Tomorrow at 8pm, @CamUniWinds & CUMS Concert Orchestra come together for their final concert of the 16/17 season! @WestRoadCH 1 week ago

test Twitter Media - Tomorrow at 8pm, @CamUniWinds & CUMS Concert Orchestra come together for their final concert of the 16/17 season! @WestRoadCH https://t.co/8TzAzt4pEd

A huge thank you to @ThomasGouldVLN for working with @CUCO_CUMS last week. It was a truly inspiring project and a fantastic concert! 2 weeks ago

Heartwarming performance by @CUCO_CUMS dir by @ThomasGouldVLN. Great piece by @JoyLisney & Beethoven 6 brought back many childhood memories! Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 2 weeks ago

Lovely concert from @CUCO_CUMS esp. v compelling @JoyLisney première! Fab to see @FitzwilliamColl ‘s Isabel Cocker #violasoffitz Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 2 weeks ago

Sterling solo work in #Beethoven6 this evening esp Jack Mainwairing @ChurchillCol & Alex Card @ClareCollege #arpeggiosofnightmares Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 2 weeks ago

Wonderful to see @Cambridge_Uni students of @CUCO_CUMS enjoying #Beethoven6 so much dir. by @ThomasGouldVLN especially in exam term! Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 2 weeks ago

A very happy composer tonight after hearing @ThomasGouldVLN lead @CUCO_CUMS in my piece 'Thread of the Infinite'. Thank you to all involved! Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 2 weeks ago

Final rehearsal! Tickets still available online & limited number will be available on the door this evening. @CUCO_CUMS @WestRoadCH 2 weeks ago

test Twitter Media - Final rehearsal! Tickets still available online & limited number will be available on the door this evening. @CUCO_CUMS @WestRoadCH https://t.co/Hb4V9Ku7PT

It was really great to hear @CUCO_CUMS rehearsing my piece ahead of tomorrow's performance. Pretty excited! twitter.com/camunimussoc/s… Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 2 weeks ago

CUCO try out a different seating arrangement to rehearse Beethoven 6 and @JoyLisney's Thread of the Infinite #newmusic #newideas 2 weeks ago

test Twitter Media - CUCO try out a different seating arrangement to rehearse Beethoven 6 and @JoyLisney's Thread of the Infinite #newmusic #newideas https://t.co/A0y6EhU1cI

CUCO strings are working hard on Tippett's incredible Corelli Fantasia with @ThomasGouldVLN. Come & hear it on Sat! adcticketing.com/whats-on/conce… 2 weeks ago

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Rehearsals are under way for this Saturday's @CUCO_CUMS's concert directed by @ThomasGouldVLN! Don't miss it: adcticketing.com/whats-on/conce… 2 weeks ago

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8 days to go until @CUCO_CUMS perform Tippett, Beethoven & new work by @JoyLisney with @ThomasGouldVLN! @WestRoadCH #newmusic #beethoven 3 weeks ago

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Delighted to be working with @CamUniMusSoc next season! Exciting projects ahead. twitter.com/camunimussoc/s… Retweeted by CamUniMusicalSociety 3 weeks ago

Latest blog post: fascinating interview with @JoyLisney whose 'Thread of the Infinite' will be premièred on 13 May cums.org.uk/interview-cums… 3 weeks ago

test Twitter Media - Latest blog post: fascinating interview with @JoyLisney whose 'Thread of the Infinite' will be premièred on 13 May https://t.co/K3Mi06Jd4Z https://t.co/Ln9CyA5wdn
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Cambridge University Musical Society
West Road Concert Hall
11 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP
Principal Guest Conductor
Sir Roger Norrington CBE
CUMS Conductor Laureate
Stephen Cleobury CBE
Principal Guest Conductor Cambridge University Chamber Orchestra
Peter Stark
Director CU Chamber Choir
Martin Ennis