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Music Ensembles

UP Music Ensembles

LSC-University Park currently offers the following ensemble performance opportunities for students:

Jazz Ensemble (MUEN 1127)  Coming Spring 2020
Director: Woody Witt, DMA
The study and performance of big band jazz. Swing, Latin, rock and/or other jazz styles are included. A maximum of four credit hours may be earned. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  

String Ensemble (MUEN 1131)
Director: Christoph Wagner, MM
This course involves the study and performances of music compositions for small string groups. It is recommended for music majors whose principle performing medium is the violin, viola, cello, or double bass. A maximum of four credit hours may be earned. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  

Percussion Ensemble (MUEN 1134)
Director: Lamar Burkhalter
The Percussion Ensemble performs classical, marching, and novelty percussion. It is recommended for music majors whose performing medium is percussion, and is open to other qualified students by approval of department. This course is by audition and not all students who audition will be offered a spot in the ensemble. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  

Chamber Ensemble (MUEN 1136)
Director: Pierre-Alain Chevalier, DMA
Chamber Ensemble is a mixed instrumentation group of wind, string, percussion, and brass players performing chamber (small group) repertoire from any style period. A maximum of four credit hours may be earned. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  

Concert Choir (MUEN 1141)
Director: Mark Vogel, MM
Concert Choir performs large-scale sacred and secular works. This course includes at least one performance each semester and may also include participation in music festivals and choral competitions. Participation in the choir is through audition only. Not all students who audition will be offered a place in the choir. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  This course may be used for the large ensemble requirements in the AA in music.

Pop Singers (MUEN 1154)
Director: Taelon Stonecipher, BFA
The Pop Singers specialize in performing contemporary popular music, including music of radio, TV, motion picture, and Broadway. Some choreography and staging may be involved.  Not all students who audition will be offered a place in the choir. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  

Jazz Combo (MUEN 2135)
Director: Woody Witt, DMA
A study of the techniques involved in the improvisation of a solo in the jazz idiom through rehearsal and performance in a small ensemble. This course is by audition and not all students who audition will be offered a spot in the ensemble. Auditions are offered every semester or by appointment.  

Aaron Alon
Department Chair
Director of Music
281.290.5009
Office: B12.110

Jona Anderson
Dean
281.401.5313
Office: B13.818B

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