Musical director

Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown has been our musical director since 1999. Under her leadership we have undertaken some memorable performances, including Tallis’s 40 part motet Spem in Alium in a joint concert with the Stondon Singers, Bach’s Christmas Oratorio with orchestra and featuring soloists from the choir, lunchtime recitals in Chelmsford Cathedral, choral evensongs in Oxford, Rochester and Norwich Cathedrals, and concert tours to various foreign cities including Rome, Cologne and Vienna.



David Austin — Our Founder

David Austin founded Gaudeamus in 1988 and was its conductoer until his death in 1999.

David Austin