Top: Dr. William Bares directing the Jazz Band on Lipinsky stage. Left: One of many jazz ensembles performing at the Altamont Theater in Asheville. Right: UNC Asheville's recording studios include a state-of-the-art Solid State Logic SSL AWS 900+ recording/mixing console and industry-standard ProTools HD digital systems.
There are also many performance opportunities for ALL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS, including majors, minors and non-majors. The music ensembles include Wind Ensemble, Symphony, Jazz Band, small Jazz Ensembles, Chorus, Jazz Choir, Chamber Choir, Percussion Ensemble, String Quartet, Brass Quintet.
Auditions are required for both the BFA in Jazz & Contemporary Music and the BS in Music Technology degrees.
UNC Asheville Singers perform for the President and First Lady (READ MORE)
A recent gathering of Moog Music Inc. employees who graduated from UNC Asheville's music technology degree program. Most of them also did their student internships at Moog. Nick Prather ’10, Eric Church ’06, Rosser Douglas ’09, Ryan Cox ’06, Perry Willig ’08, Steve Dunnington ’93, David Barrett ’09, Jim DeBardi ’11. [Photo Moog Music, Inc.]