The Advanced Popular Performance Scheme (APPS) promotes excellence in popular music by supporting student bands and vocalists with professional coaching and performance opportunities.
Auditions are now open for the Cambridge University Orchestra, Cambridge University Wind Orchestra, Cambridge University Symphony Orchestra and more!
Cadenza is a mixed a cappella group, performing in both Cambridge and further afield to critical acclaim.
The Cambridge Gamelan Society performs traditional and contemporary Javanese gamelan music.
Bringing together graduate musicians to provide a sociable environment in which to rehearse and meet other like-minded musicians.
CUBB is a student-run brass band with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
Bringing together the best student singers to perform complex and diverse chamber repertoire.
CUCOS aims to give a new musical perspective to communities in the UK by sharing oriental music.
Collegium Musicum is a vibrant ensemble giving students the rare opportunity to perform on period instruments and learn historical performance techniques.
Performances through a fresh approach to the classics of the repertoire.
A space for flautists of all abilities to join and have fun making music together!
For aspiring rappers, singers, instrumentalists, and music appreciators alike.
A society for the performance of Indian classical music.
The University's premier society for musical theatre enthusiasts, putting on a variety of different performances, ranging from information cabaret-style 'Bar Nights' to fully staged musicals.
Giving students the opportunity to perform twentieth and twenty-first century classical music.
Stages a wide variety of student operatic productions in a number of different venues around Cambridge, putting on productions at least once a term.
The University's flagship orchestra for the top student orchestral musicians, performing with world-class professional conductors.
For recorder players of all levels, exploring music of all genres!
Providing opportunities to learn and perform Samulnori repertoire with expert practitioners from all over the world.
Teaching absolute beginners how to play the steel pan from scratch, as well as welcoming musicians with a background in playing the pans!
Singing big works in big buildings! A busy and vibrant choir of approximately 120 members from across the University and wider Cambridge community.
A high-level student-run symphony orchestra made up of University of Cambridge students from all colleges and subjects.
A friendly, high standard ensemble that performs a variety of Wind Orchestra repertoire.
Certified bangers with a twist of funk played by a 10-piece brass-obsessed student and alumni collective.
A versatile student group, playing a range of genres. Winner of the 2023 CMP Take it to the Bridge Contest.
An Emmanuel-based (but open to everyone) jazz band that plays mainly jazz and funk tunes with some pop arrangements and classic vocal numbers thrown in too!
Founded at Lucy Cavendish College, members include fellows and alumnae of this College as well as of other Cambridge colleges, employees of the University and singers drawn from the wider community.
Notorious is Cambridge's leading upper voices a Cappella group. f.k.a. Sidney SusSex Pistols.
Sidney Sussex, Emmanuel and Corpus Christi (SECCO) is a cross-college, non-auditioned orchestra.
Staff Choir The staff choir will be restarting on Wednesday lunchtimes from 4th October running through to 13th December. The first Wednesday of the month being in Great St Mary’s and others in Michaelhouse. The sessions in Great St Mary’s...
Giving student musicians of all abilities from all over Cambridge an opportunity to experience playing in an orchestra.
Providing coaching to the most promising Lieder singers and accompanists in the University.
A large student-run, non-audition band for wind and brass instruments.
A non-audition orchestra, welcoming all skill levels.