The Sidney Sussex College Choir is a friendly and welcoming community which maintains consistently high musical standards.

We currently have a Baritone vacancy. Please contact MusicAdministrator@sid.cam.ac.uk if you would be interested in joining.

Choral Scholarships

We are seeking applicants for all voice types, up to a maximum of three per voice part for each year. Choral Scholars receive an annual stipend in line with the University Choral Scholarships scheme, and free singing lessons. Other perks include free national and international tours, Choir formals, and a number of social events throughout the academic year. For further information, please contact the Director of Music.

Discover more about applying for a Choral Scholarship on the University website.

Deadline for upcoming choral award applications: 15th February 2024

Commitment

Sidney is an ideal Choir for those who cannot commit to a daily singing routine, but are still keen to make music at the highest level and take part in annual tours and commercial recordings. The regular term-time commitments are as follows:

Sundays: 4:30 pm rehearsal for 6:00 pm Choral Evensong
Wednesdays: 5:15 pm rehearsal for 6:30 pm Latin Choral Vespers
Thursdays: 6:00 - 7:30 pm rehearsal (for upcoming music)
Fridays: 5:15 pm rehearsal for 6:30 pm Choral Evensong​

Free formal hall is offered on Fridays and Sundays. Extra rehearsals are occasionally arranged at the beginning of the academic year, and for recordings, tours, and special College events.

Members 2023-2024

Sopranos: Doraly Gill, Sophie Madden, Anna Webb, Grace Dixon, Madeleine Kelly, Ingrid Berdal, Cara Beckwith-Aubry, Annabel Dunstan

Altos: Anna Morgan, Lucy Hillman, Beth Norman, Arya Kalavath

Tenors: Nicholas Walters, Hector King, Rhys Williams, Patrick Humphreys, Angus Champion

Basses: Felix O'Rahilly, Luca Myers, Francis Fowler, George Bowyer, Leon Sturdee, Luke Nicholas

Senior Organ Scholar: Luca Myers

Junior Organ Scholar: Francis Fowler

Senior Choral Scholar: Doraly Gill