Many of the concerts and recitals organised by the society are recorded, and should appear here after they have been edited.

The college's current recordings and future plans can be found on this poster:

Recordings can also be found on the society's Soundcloud page.

Concert Archive

Live recordings of concerts by various Churchill College groups can be found below.

Churchill Choir - Easter Term 2013

Churchill Choir, Easter 2013

Baba Yetu

Churchill Choir, Easter 2013


Churchill Choir - Easter Term 2013

Lent Term Bursars' Recital 2008

The recordings of the concert given by holders of College instrumental and vocal bursaries, in the Lent term 2008.

Elizabeth Coe - Tarantella

Joanna Barstow - Pie Jesu

Peter Nickalls and Carl Fulbrook - Concerto For Violin And Oboe (J.S. Bach)

Richard Bowman - O Isis Und Osiris

Joanna Barstow - On My Own

Abbey Waldron - Ne Pravdal!

Carl Fulbrook - Schindler's List Theme

Emma Pauncefort - Domine Deus

Emma Pauncefort - Se Tu M'Ami, Se Sospri

Alison Rowley - Traditional Melodies

Lent Term Choir Concert 2008

The recording of the lent term choir concert is here! Feast your ears on mp3s from Arthur Sullivan to James Bond!

Churchill Choir - Echoes

Churchill Choir - An Die Musik

Churchill Choir - Let's Do It

Churchill Choir - Without You

Churchill Choir - Night And Day

Churchill Choir - Libera Me

Churchill Choir - Memory

Churchill Choir - Over The Rainbow

Churchill Choir - Best of Bond

Lent Term Choir Concert 2010

MP3s from this concert.

Studio Recordings

Members and groups within the college regularly record works in Churchill's highly equipped recording studio. Some of these can be found below.

'The Bird of Paradise': an inaugural recording from the Churchill College Music Society

Lossless recordings of the 2014-15 Churchill College recording, celebrating the musical life of college can be found below.

For streams and more information, visit the Churchill College Soundcloud.

Mark Gotham: Founders' Fanfare

Robert Graves: The Bird Of Paradise

Hugh Wood: Paraphrase on The Bird of Paradise

James Brady (arr.): In The Wee Small Hours of the Morning

Handel: 'Pastoral' from the Messiah

Brahms: Scherzo-trio from the Quintet in F Minor

John Kinsella: Last Harpsichord Penillion

Rameau: Le Rappel des Oiseaux from the Deuxième Suite in the 'Pièces de Clavecin'

Brahms: Geistliches Lied

Better than TV: Late

Better than TV recorded their live album, Late, in 2013 in Churchill's recording studio.

The nine-track album is available on Spotify, and will soon be available from Churchill Porter's Lodge.


1000 and one
Standing with Sally
Samba per mi
Se volete


David Burgoyne piano
Ed Blake drums
Gavin Spence trumpet/flugelhorn
Sergio Contrino bass
Tom Green trombone
All tracks written by Sergio Contrino

Recorded by
Tom Howe [tracks 1-5] and
Andy Cross [tracks 6-9].
Mixdown Engineer: John Ward
Mastered at Metropolis Studios, London, by Andy 'Hippy' Baldwin
Produced by John Ward and Sergio Contrino
Artwork: Zoe Klinck


"A tightly arranged Cambridge quintet... on their brooding bop-flavoured debut... highly promising maiden voyage."

"Compositions, arrangements and performances are first class"
All About Jazz

"They deserve casting in Frith St."
be-bop spoken here

"[a band] with a strong bop sensibility and a way with a memorable melody line"
All About Jazz

"A very exciting new band, beautiful writing" Linley Hamilton,
BBC Jazz World

Churchill Jazz Band

Churchill Jazz Band is one of the premiere jazz bands in the university, performing all styles of jazz from classic swing to Latin tunes as well as funk and more modern numbers. This CD, recorded in June 2015, is a collection of band favourites and also some original compositions and arrangements. Featuring solos by Harry Morgan (Chu, 2011) and David Kolchmeyer (Chu, 2014).

The CD will be available to buy soon. A sample track is available to download here: Blue Skies.