Youth Choir

  • Under the direction of Richard Cooke

  • Made up of c.30 children aged 7 to 16

  • Members come from a wide range of schools across East Kent

  • Aspiring to high standards of professionalism

  • Fully integrated with Canterbury Choral Society, singing with the adult choir in most concerts

  • Performing with top professional soloists and orchestras including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, London Mozart Players, London Handel Orchestra and the Hanover Band

  • Anyone can apply to audition
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Tuesday 5:30-7pm
in Canterbury

Rehearsals include vocal technique training exercises and the teaching of the soprano line of challenging repertoire.

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Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir rehearsals
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir testimonials


“The Youth Choir has been everything I hoped it would be, and more.”

“Richard works us really hard… but it is worth it because he gets the best out of us and makes us proud of our achievements.”

“I’ve made lots of good friends in Youth Choir. I feel really proud when I’m on stage singing with the orchestra.”

“Not only do you get to sing you also have an amazing experience singing in front of hundreds of people in the Royal Albert Hall, Canterbury Cathedral and lots of other amazing places – come and sing your heart out at CCS Youth Choir.”