Saffron Walden's Choral Society since 1883
Patron: John Rutter | Music Director: Quintin Beer

Community events

SWCS maintains close links with local primary and secondary schools whose students join the choir for the annual Spirit of Christmas concerts.

It has also spearheaded a number of musical partnerships with schools including Pathways in Time (2002) and Singing on Track (2005); in 2007 it partnered with the RSPB Wingbeats and in 2012 was partner in MazeMusic - part of the London 2012 Festival.