Choral Award applications

This page is for offer holders who are interested in singing. It is part of the offer-holders section

Choir group outside in coats

About the Choir

We have an excellent mixed-voice choir at Christ's, who sing in three choral services each week in term time, as well as other events throughout the calendar. If you have an offer and enjoy singing, do read the choir pages to find out more. Choral awards include free singing lessons with professional teachers, opportunities to record CDs and to broadcast, a £100 annual honorarium, subsidised dinners after rehearsals and services, and the chance to go abroad on choir tours around the world. There is a page with pictures of the College Chapel.
 

Choral Award applications

We welcome applications from Christ's offer-holders for a Choral Award. The application deadline is 15 February, and you can read about the Choral Awards and audition process for them on the University website.

To apply for a Choral award, please send your choral award application to admissions@christs.cam.ac.uk by 15 February (download the Choral Award Application Form and Instructions here). Your referee should then send your choral reference to admissions@christs.cam.ac.uk by 1 March (download the Choral Award Reference Form here).

If you enjoy singing but feel unsure about applying for a Choral Award, do please get in touch so that our Director of Music can have a chat with you. 
 

Information for students who have applied

  • 25 March update We've now emailed all Christ's choral applicants with the outcome of the trials. Many thanks!
     

Useful information for students with Choral Trials

Please see the pages on the university website, including info about the audition and details of the aural tests. The auditions are not organised by Christ's, but we will pass on any further information we receive.


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