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See here for details about our Composition, Conducting and Concerto Competitions.


Front Page News

  • 2018 Competitions

    Applications are now open for the 2018 Competitions – check the competitions page for more info!

  • Sir Mark Elder conducts Cambridge University Orchestra

    Sir Mark Elder will conduct Cambridge University Orchestra at 8pm this Saturday (2nd December) in King’s College Chapel. The programme includes Brahm’s Symphony No.1 and Debussy’s Première Rhapsody with soloist Sergio Castillo-Lopez. More tickets in the front rows have been released this morning, which you can purchase here.

  • Israel in Egypt

    Over at Saffron Hall on Saturday 25 November, the Symphony Chorus are performing Handel’s Israel in Egypt – tickets are still available from Saffron Hall directly.

  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3

    Saturday 25 November, 8.00pm – Join the Cambridge University Sinfonia, Toby Hession, and Adelaide Yue at West Road for this programme of Romantic favourites. Tickets from ADC Ticketing.

  • Nuits d’Afrique: The music of Judith Weir

    Coming up soon: a concert of new music, including compositions from members of the Faculty of Music here in Cambridge, in the intimate setting of St John’s Old Divinity School. There is a pre-concert talk with Judith Weir herself, and tickets include a glass of wine in the interval. More info here.


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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
Director, Cambridge University Chamber Choir
Martin Ennis
Artistic Advisor
Sian Edwards
Associate Directors, Cambridge University Chamber Choir
David Lowe, Nicholas Mulroy