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Our 2018-19 Season brochure is available to view online!

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


Front Page News

  • University of Cambridge New Music Ensemble: Opus Ones

    Tomorrow (Saturday 23 February) the New Music Ensemble, under the baton of Naomi Woo, are heading over to Stapleford Granary for the next installment of Richard Causton’s concert series, Living Notes. The concert features works by Joy Lisney, Julian Anderson and Richard Causton, and is hosted by Donald Macleod. Tickets can be purchased here. Join us at 7.30pm for what promises to be a really wonderful event.

  • Congratulations to Sir Mark Elder

    Congratulations to Sir Mark Elder on his nomination for the honorary degree of Doctor of Music at the University of Cambridge. We greatly enjoyed working with him for Cambridge University Orchestra’s exquisite performance of Brahms in King’s College Chapel last year!

  • Congratulations to our Concerto Competition finalists!

    The second round of the Concerto Competition is on Tuesday 26 February and open to the public – for more information click here. Congratulations to all who took part in round 1 – extremely fine playing all around.

  • GDPR Statement

    We’ve updated our GDPR statement to ensure that it remains in line with the University’s recommendations. If you have any concerns, please get in touch with us.

  • Chorus Auditions Announced

    CU Symphony Chorus auditions for Lent 2019 have been announced – see here.


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Cambridge University Musical Society
West Road Concert Hall
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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