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Wells Cathedral Oratorio Society

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Numbering around 160 voices, Wells Cathedral Oratorio Society gives three concerts a year, under the direction of the distinguished conductor Matthew Owens, Organist and Master of the Choristers at Wells Cathedral.

Performances can now be booked online

You can also support the Oratorio Society through its FRIENDS scheme. Benefits include:

  • Priority booking of up to 4 prime Nave tickets for each concert
  • Name/s of Friends printed in concert programmes
  • Annual Newsletter

Annual subscription is £24: contact via friends@wcos.org.uk

Or why not sing? Once a year the society welcomes singers from the surrounding area to a Come & Sing day. It's an opportunity to sing with the choir in a relaxed atmosphere under the direction of Matthew Owens. Contact come-sing@wcos.org.uk

Chorus rehearsals are on Monday evenings 7.30 – 9.30 pm in the Cathedral from September to March and generally follow Wells Cathedral School's term times. The current accompanist and Assistant Conductor is James Kealey the Senior Organ Scholar at the Cathedral.

The annual subscription for membership is £110 (2015-16) and our season runs from September to March/April. For those joining in January a half season subscription of £55 is payable.

New singers are always welcome to apply to join the choir by contacting secretary@wcos.org.uk

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