The Celebrity and Choir sections of the Society have their own ticket secretarys who will be pleased to help you select the best seating and provide tickets by post. Contact details for each section are given below. Ticket prices are shown on the individual concert pages.


How to Book Tickets

With the exception of the Club Gala Concert, which must be booked in advance, tickets for all Society concerts may be obtained at the door.

Tickets for individual concerts can be purchased in advance by telephoning the number shown on each concert page or those detailed below.

Tickets for all Celebrity events may also be purchased in advance by telephoning Ticketsource 0333 666 3366 (£1.50 fee per booking), in person at the Chester Town Hall Visitor Information Centre and online at Ticketsource:

Celebrity: concert tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by telephoning: Ticketsource 0333 666 3366 (£1.50 fee per booking); or online at Ticketsource:  For general enquiries regarding Celebrity Concert tickets telephone 01244 678589.

Club: all normal Club events are open to non-club members by payment at the door only. For the Gala Concert, entrance is by pre-booked ticket only. Gala Tickets are available by direct purchase at any Club Event, by telephone:  01928 787 496 or by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Choir: concert tickets may be obtained in advance from the Chester Cathedral Box Office at (tel. 01244 500959). A £1 booking fee applies. Discounts are available for parties of 10 or more : for more information please contact the Choir Ticket Secretary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (tel. 01244 500959). Tickets are also available on the door on concert day.

How to Pay

In person at the door : by cash or cheque (payable to Chester Music Society).

For telephone bookings (via Chester Music Society for all sections) : by cheque (payable to Chester Music Society) accompanied by a stamped self-addressed envelope.

For telephone and online bookings (for Celebrity Concerts) : via Ticketsource where credit/debit cards are subject to a small fee.

For online, telephone and direct bookings (for Choir Concerts) : at Chester Cathedral where there is a £1 booking fee for credit/debit cards

How to Save

You can save on ticket prices by buying Season Tickets for the Celebrity Concerts (6 concerts) and Club Events (6 concerts).

A season ticket for the Celebrity Concerts will enable you to attend all 6 concerts for the price of 4 and allow you to reserve numbered seats in advance. Full details from 0151 648 3258; or 01244 678589; or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A Club Events season ticket entitles you to free admission to all 6 Club events and a reduced price for the Gala Concert. e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A combined season ticket for both Concert Series is also available.  Download and print the Membership application form.

Reduced Ticket Prices

Reduced ticket prices are available at all Society events: for under-18s and students in full-time education. The Choir also offers group discounts for parties of 10 or more. For full details please contact the telephone numbers shown on individual concert pages or those listed above.


All Club and Celebrity concerts are at St Mary’s Creative Space, St Mary’s Hill, Chester, CH1 2DW.

Choir concerts are in Chester Cathedral, CH1 2HU.

Car Parking

(At the date of publication of the 2016/17 season information, July 2016)

St Mary’s Creative Space: free parking in Castle Square. Access from the Grosvenor Road roundabout. (Pedestrian access from the car park: turn left at the entrance to the University into the lane which leads to St Mary’s Hill)

Chester Cathedral: free evening parking is available in the Delamere Street (CH2 2AY) and Princess Street (Market, CH1 2HH) car parks. (Please be sure to observe any notices in the car parks.)

Wheelchair Access to Venues

All venues are accessible by wheelchair. Please make your needs known when booking tickets so that we can ensure you (and your companion if necessary) are provided with appropriate seating.