University of Evansville

Music

UE's Department of Music offers five music degrees and a comprehensive curriculum.

Ensembles

The University of Evansville offers a variety of ensembles in both instrumental and vocal areas. Our ensembles perform concerts both on and off campus throughout the year.

  • Wind, String, Percussion Chamber Ensembles
  • University Choir, Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus, Kantorei
  • Jazz Band I, Jazz Band II
  • Opera Scenes, Opera Production
  • University Symphony Orchestra, String Ensemble
  • Wind Ensemble, University Band, Athletic Bands

Music is an integral part of the University's commitment to a liberal arts education. We welcome and encourage students from all other disciplines to participate along with our music majors in any of these ensembles.

Concert Season Brochure 2014-2015

Jazz Bands

Orchestra / String Ensemble

the orchestras bulletin board in Krannert Fine Arts Building, across from FA101. For their audition, students must play:

  1. One 2 or 3 octave scale of their choosing
  2. A brief solo (approximately two minutes long)
  3. Passages from movement 3 of Rimsky-Korsakov’s Second Symphony, Third Version (link below). Students are expected to prepare the entire movement.

Note: Violinists wishing to be placed in the first violin section must demonstrate shifting in their scale and solo.

Wind Ensemble / University Band

Auditions will be:

Monday, January 12, 2015, 5:15 - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

All auditions are in FA 103.
A sign-up sheet is posted on the bulletin board across from FA 103.

Audition Excerpts