Music Organizations (7510)

Music Organizations(7510)

101 UNIV SYMPH: YOUTH ORCHESTRA 1 credits
This ensemble is designed for the post-secondary student who wishes to participate in a select group performing orchestral literature. By audition only.
102 AKRON SYMPH: CHORUS 1 credits
Open to University and community members by audition. Prospective members should contact School of Music two weeks before semester begins. Performs with Akron Symphony Orchestra.
103 UNIV SYMPH: ORCHESTRA 1 credits
Membership by audition. Organization devoted to study of orchestral literature. Full-length concerts as well as special University appearances. Major conducted ensemble.
104 SYMPHONIC BAND 1 credits
Membership by audition. The University Symphonic Band is the most select band at the University and performs the most demanding and challenging music available. Major conducted ensemble.
105 VOCAL CHORAL ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership open to those enrolled in applied voice study. Coaching and rehearsal of solo and ensemble literature for voices from operatic, oratorio and lieder repertories.
106 BRASS ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership by audition. Study and performance of literature for brass ensemble from all periods of music history. Frequent public concerts. For advanced brass players.
107 STRING ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership by audition. In-depth study of performance of chamber music literature with special emphasis on string quartet and piano trio.
108 OPERA/LYRIC THEATER WORKSHOP 1 credits
Membership by audition. Musical and dramatic group study of excerpts from operatic repertoire. Includes annual production of standard opera and/or contemporary chamber work with staging, costumes and scenery.
109 PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership by audition. Study and performance of literature for various percussion groups; develops skill in ensemble performance.
110 WOODWIND ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership by audition. Study, reading, and performance of major orchestral and serenade repertoire for wind instruments.
114 KEYBOARD ENSEMBLE 1 credits
In-depth study of ensemble playing. Eight semesters required for Keyboard majors, six semesters for Keyboard Mus. Ed. majors, and each semester for keyboard scholarship recipients.
115 JAZZ ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership by audition. Provides experience in jazz ensemble performance. Student is assumed to have knowledge of rudiments of music and some experience in jazz performance.
116 GUITAR ENSEMBLE 1 credits
Membership by audition. Provides experience in conducted ensemble performance for guitarists. Major conducted ensemble.
118 SMALL ENSEMBLE-MIXED 1 credits
Chamber Ensemble, Baroque Ensemble and Contemporary Music Ensemble. Each is a group of diverse instruments which rehearses and performs a selected body of music.
120 CONCERT CHOIR 1 credits
Membership by audition. Highly select mixed choir. Performs classical literature from all periods. Campus, regional, and tour performances. "Major conducted ensemble" for vocal majors.
121 UNIVERSITY SINGERS 1 credits
Membership by audition. Mixed ensemble devoted to performance of a wide variety of choral literature from classical to popular. "Major conducted ensemble" for vocal majors.
125 CONCERT BAND 1 credits
Membership by audition. This ensemble performs the finest literature available for concert bands today. Major conducted ensemble.
126 MARCHING BAND 1 credits
Enrollment is open to all members of the University student body. This organization is noted for its high energy performances at University football games.
127 BLUE & GOLD BRASS 1 credits
Membership by audition. The official band for Akron home men's basketball games.
128 UNIVERSITY BAND 1 credits
The University Band is open to all members of the University community and performs excellent standard band literature. Major conducted ensemble.
129 BLUE & GOLD BRASS II 1 credits
Membership by audition. The official band for Akron home ladies basketball games.
130 SUMMER CONCERT BAND 1 credits
University of Akron Summer Concert Band is open to all wind and percussion musicians, and performs the finest in band literature.
421 GUITAR CHAMBER MUSIC 1 credits
Prerequisite: Open to all upper class instrumentalists and vocalists. Guitarists must have taken Guitar Ensemble, 7510:116. Study, coaching, and performance of major works for guitar with other instruments or voice. Major conducted ensemble for guitar majors.
431 SUMMER DRUM CORPS EXPERIENCE 1 credits
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Summer Drum Corps Experience provides one credit for participation in a Junior Level - Division I, II, or III Drum and Bugle Corps as part of the Drum Corps International Summer Music Games.

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