Fall 2019

Ensembles are open to all UNC Asheville students, regardless of major!

The following ensembles don’t require an audition – just register for the class.

  • Wind Ensemble (MUSC 121)
  • University Chorale (MUSC 113)

The following ensembles require individually scheduled auditions:

The follow ensembles have auditions during the first week of classes. Audition information and the sign-up sheet will be posted in Lipinsky Hall and on the Music Facebook page. Contact Dr. Bill Bares (wbares@unca.edu) for more information, or stop by the Music Office #215 in Lipinsky Hall for more info.

  • Contemporary Guitar Ensemble: Tim Doyle, director
  • Brazilian Ensemble: Zach Page, director
  • Astor Piazzolla Ensemble: Andy Jurik, director
  • X-Tet (small jazz ensemble): Bill Bares, director
  • Studio 18 (vocal jazz ensemble): Brent LaCasce, director
  • Bluegrass Ensemble: Toby King, director
  • AfroMusics Ensemble: Toby King, director
  • Paul Simon Ensemble: Matthew Richmond, director
  • Others Ensemble (playing a secondary instrument): Steve Alford, director
  • Old Time Ensemble (Appalachian stringband)