Season Launch Concert

Our first concert of the season is on Saturday, where Tom Poster will conduct and play alongside Cambridge University Orchestra. Programme to include fantastic works Mozart Piano Concerto No.21 and Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals. Tickets are still available – you can get them here.

New orchestra structure

New orchestra structure provides exciting opportunities for University of Cambridge’s top musicians. Press release available to view here.

Competition success for Ben Glassberg

We are delighted that CUMS alumnus, Ben Glassberg (Conducting Scholar 2013-14), has won all three prizes at the prestigious 55th International Besançon Competition for Young Conductors. Read more here.

2017-18 Season Brochure now available

You can now view our new season brochure here. General booking for tickets is now open!

Chorus Auditions Announced

CU Symphony Chorus auditions for Michaelmas 2017 have been announced – see here.

Chorus Calendar Published

The updated CU Symphony Chorus Calendar 2017-18 has been published – see here.


Congratulations to all coming to Cambridge after receiving their A-Level Results this morning. You can now sign up for an audition for our orchestras here

Rehearsal Schedules

Provisional orchestra rehearsal schedules for the 17-18 Season are now available to view online. Take a look here.

CUMS on tour

Two of our ensembles will be touring this summer! Find more info and concert dates here.

Thank you

Thank you to everyone who performed in and supported our 2016-17 Season. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did! Next year’s Season Brochure will be available on the website later in the Summer.


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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