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Join Us/Support Us

COG is always keen to hear from talented and experienced choral singers. Why not consider joining our chorus and getting to know a wide range of interesting and less familiar works that form an important part of our repertoire?  Chorus rehearsals are held in central London, normally over the five weeks before a performance, with two evening rehearsals a week and one all-day weekend session.

Contact Roy Chalmers:  

Please note: this contact is solely for applications to join the chorus. COG does not hold general auditions for soloists.


Under a professional leader, COG has one of the best amateur orchestras in the country.  Membership of the orchestra is by invitation. We are always on the look-out for high quality players – especially if you play a brass instrument or the double bass. In addition to its opera performances the orchestra visits Salisbury twice a year to play with the Salisbury Musical Society, and there are occasional other concerts.

Contact Duncan Orr:  


Mailing List and Subscribers
COG receives no public subsidy. The Group survives by a combination of box office income, fees earned by the orchestra for outside engagements, subscriptions and some welcome donations.

There is no charge for joining the mailing list to receive full details of all our performances and a regular Newsletter about the Group; but we would invite well-wishers to become subscribers.  To find out more contact:

Werner Ullah:  


General Enquiries

For all general enquiries please contact Chris Patey: