Large Ensembles

401 Band (Symphonic/Marching)




The Symphonic Band performs a diverse and challenging repertoire in two concerts each year. Open to all with
instrumental experience. Dr. Greig Is the Conductor/Director of the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band and "Titan" Marching Band
* Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and various Chamber Ensembles may be accessed by going to the "Additional Ensembles"
Link



The Marching Band performs both corps and traditional style half-time shows at all home and some away football games. Membership in the fully instrumented organizations is open to all students of the College. Satisfies IP credit in Visual and Performing Arts. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.



The "Titan" Marching Band also includes credited auxilliary groups including:  Colorguard (above) and Danceline
(below).  Both require auditions and/or completion of the General Information Form.

421 Concert Choir


The Concert Choir sings traditional, contemporary, and ethnic choral pieces, as well as teaches musicianship and vocal education to its members. The choir participates in the College Vespers services, in the annual Christmas Vespers service, and presents several choral concerts throughout the year. The Concert Choir tours annually throughout part of the United States or Europe. Students desiring Intellectual Perspectives (IP) credit (four consecutive semesters are required) in Visual & Performing Arts should register for MUS 421V. Prerequisite: audition and permission of the instructor, Samuel Barbara.

423 Men's Chorus


The Men's Chorus is an all-male ensemble comprised of music and non-music majors. Repertoire is drawn from all periods and genres. The chorus participates in the College Vespers services, in the annual Christmas Vespers service, and in additional choral concerts throughout the year. Students desiring Intellectual Perspectives (IP) credit (four consecutive semesters are required) in Visual & Performing Arts should register for MUS 423V. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor, Samuel Barbara.



424 Women's Chorus


The Women's Chorus is a treble ensemble comprised of music and non-music majors. Repertoire is drawn from all periods and genres. The chorus participates in the College Vespers services, in the annual Christmas Vespers service, and in additional choral concerts throughout the year. Students desiring Intellectual Perspectives (IP) credit (four consecutive semesters are required) in Visual & Performing Arts should register for MUS 424V. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

441 Orchestra


A study of representative Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern literature for chamber and symphony orchestra. Several performances are presented each year, one or more of which may utilize student soloists or choral organizations. The orchestra is open to all qualified students and faculty of the College. Satisfies IP credit in Visual and Performing Arts. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor, Melinda Crawford Perttu. Orchestra audition information can be found on the Audition Requirements site.