Music Durham

Welcome to Music Durham!

Here you can find out information about extra-curricular music in Durham, and the huge variety of groups we have.  From auditioned to unauditioned, classical to jazz, opera to barbershop, orchestral to a cappella, there's something for everyone!  For a list of all of our ensembles and to find out more about them, click here.

What is Music Durham?

Music Durham steers all student musical activity at Durham University. This includes ensembles, concerts, masterclasses and socials. If you're looking for the academic Music Department - go here!

Who can join Music Durham?

Anyone! There are different options for students and non-students. You do not have to be a Music Student to join, our membership is across all degree subjects.

Why should you join Music Durham?

Becoming a member of Music Durham gives you the chance to play in all of our ensembles, as well as solo and chamber performance opportunities. You get the fantastic weekly emails about musical opportunities and join a great social community.

Latest News

A Choral Conversation with Ralph Allwood

We are delighted to welcome Ralph Allwood MBE DMus back to Van Mildert College for this Dimensions programme event. Ralph will be interviewed by Matthew McCullough, a PhD student in the Department of Music and Associate Fellow...