• Music Ensemble

    Music Ensembles

    Music majors and non-majors may audition for a spot in one of Hamline's music ensembles and are encouraged to pursue individual study in private lessons.

    A Cappella Choir

    Hamline's A Cappella Choir is a mixed choir that performs a broad range of music. 

    Director: George Chu 
    Rehearsals: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4-5:40 p.m. in  Giddens Learning Center; Thursdays, 4:00-5:40 in Sundin Music Hall 

    Chamber Music/Small Ensembles

    Ensembles of 3-7 players/singer meet weekly in independent rehearsals and supervised coaching sessions with music faculty. The course includes classical, jazz, contemporary, ethnic, and folk ensembles.

    Director: Department Chair
    Rehearsals: To be determined by each group and the instructor.

    Hamline University Wind Ensemble

    Hamline University Wind Ensemble, the University’s concert band, consists of 30-40 woodwind, brass, and percussion players.

    Director: Janet Greene
    Rehearsals: Mondays and Wednesdays, 4-5:15 p.m. in Sundin Music Hall 

    Hamline Orchestra

    Hamline Orchestra is a 40-member ensemble with full string sections, pairs of woodwinds, and brass and percussion as needed.

    Director: Yali You
    Rehearsals: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30-6:45 in Sundin Music Hall

    Jazz Ensemble

    Hamline Jazz Ensemble is a 25-piece jazz band that performs annually at festivals as well as an on-campus concert each semester.

    Director: Greg Keel
    Rehearsals: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30-9:00 pm in Drew Fine Arts Center 222

    University Chorale

    The Chorale sings a wide variety of classical, popular, and world music, and presents several concerts each year. No auditions required. All singers welcome.

    Rehearsals: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:30-4 p.m. in Sundin Music Hall