Join an Ensemble

Violinist in rehearsal

For additional information regarding ensemble auditions, please contact the ensemble coordinator:

Max Frank
612-624-5056
ensemble@umn.edu

School of Music ensembles are open to all students throughout the University. Some School of Music ensembles require an audition in order to register for the course, these requirements are noted in the ensemble descriptions along with meeting times. 

Find the ensemble that fits you:

Non-Auditioned Ensembles 

Ensembles that do not require an audition include; Campus Band, Gospel Choir, Campus SingersCampus Orchestra, Steel Pan EnsembleWorld Music Ensemble, West African Music Ensemble, and Javanese Gamelan. To join these ensembles, register for the course and attend the first class meeting.

Ensemble Auditions

Auditions for University Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, University Band, and University Symphony Orchestra will take place via recorded submission.  

Auditions for Jazz Ensembles and Combos and Choirs will take place in-person during the first week of classes in September. 

Fall 2022 Submission Guidelines coming soon. 

Audition results will be communicated via email by the first day of classes.