Who's who

All general enquiries should be made to the Chapel Secretary, Anthea Smith, at chapel.secretary@trin.cam.ac.uk, telephone 01223 338476.  The postal address is The Chapel and Music Office, Trinity College, Cambridge CB2 1TQ.

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The Dean of Chapel holds overall responsibility for the College Chapel and Clergy.

Michael Banner


The Revd Dr Michael Banner 
Dean of Chapel
01223 338537



The Director of Music is responsible for all the music at Chapel services, and for music in College generally.

Stephen Layton


Dr Stephen Layton 

Director of Music
01223 761528
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Trinity College has two Chaplains, who take responsibility for the pastoral care of members of College, as well as leading daily worship and running many groups and activities. They can also advise on Christian and other faith groups in College and elsewhere in Cambridge. The Dean and Chaplains are glad to see all members of the College on any matters of personal concern and faith. The Chaplains are availbale to meet with students. They also eat in hall and are always happy to chat to students informally.

John Summers

The Revd John Summers

01223 766327

Anne Strauss

The Revd Anne Strauss

01223 747508

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Many of the practical aspects of College music are handled by the Organ Scholars who are normally Undergraduates of the College.

Jonathan Lee Jonathan Lee
Senior Organ Scholar
Harrison Cole

Harrison Cole
Associate Organist

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Behind the scenes the administration of the Choir, Chapel services and events is managed by the Chapel and Music Office.

Paul Nicholson
Paul Nicholson
Head of the Chapel and Music Office
01223 761528
E5 Angel Court

Anthea Smith
Chapel Secretary
01223 338476
E6a Angel Court

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The Chapel Wardens are Trinity students who assist with services by managing the rota of readers and servers; they are also responsible for welcoming visitors to our services.

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