A Way to Have a Say: CMP Music Forum

Do you want to have a say on the future of music at Cambridge University? Then apply for the CMP’s new Music Forum!

Auditions: Orchestral

Auditions are now open for the Cambridge University Orchestra, Cambridge University Wind Orchestra, Cambridge University Symphony Orchestra and more!

Big Band Roulette

Big Band Roulette is the big band with the big twist. The premise is simple. Every gig, we have a completely random band pulled from our pool of talented musicians, along with a brand new setlist, built around a novel...

Cambridge University Experimental Music Ensemble (CueMe)

Performances through a fresh approach to the classics of the repertoire.

Cambridge University Flute Choir

A space for flautists of all abilities to join and have fun making music together!

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Cambridge University Opera Society (CUOS)

Stages a wide variety of student operatic productions in a number of different venues around Cambridge, putting on productions at least once a term.

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Cambridge University Symphony Chorus (CUSC)

Singing big works in big buildings! A busy and vibrant choir of approximately 120 members from across the University and wider Cambridge community.

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Cambridge University Symphony Orchestra (CUSO)

A high-level student-run symphony orchestra made up of University of Cambridge students from all colleges and subjects.

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Cambridge University Wind Orchestra

A friendly, high standard ensemble that performs a variety of Wind Orchestra repertoire.

Choral Awards

24 colleges offer Choral Awards through the Intercollegiate Choral Awards Scheme. You can apply to the scheme once you have received your academic offer to study at Cambridge.

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Emma Jazz

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!

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Inter Alios

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Live Sound Mixing Classes

Develop your skills in live sound mixing

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Musicians’ wellbeing classes

Wellbeing sessions for musicians, including Yoga, Alexander Technique, and breath-work.


Notorious is Cambridge's leading upper voices a Cappella group. f.k.a. Sidney SusSex Pistols.

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St Edmund’s College Chapel Choir

Read more about St Edmund's College Chapel Choir

The Cambridge Organ Experience

Are you aged 11 – 18? Would you like to try playing the organ? The Cambridge Organ Experience is a FREE day for young musicians aged 11-18 and takes place every year on a Saturday in the May/June half-term holiday....

Trumpington Street Orchestra

Giving student musicians of all abilities from all over Cambridge an opportunity to experience playing in an orchestra.

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Wolfson College Choir

Read more about Wolfson College Choir