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Music Department Orchestras and Bands

Orchestra and Band Audition Information – Click Here!

Rehearses: Mon/Wed 2:15pm-5:15pm, Thurs 3:55pm-6:30pm (2 week cycle- alternates with Wind Ensemble)

Spring 2020 Concert Dates:

    • Friday, March 13th: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center
    • Saturday, April 4th: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center, Spring 2020 Concert Dates:

Spring 2020 Rehearsal Dates:

Spring 2020 Repertoire:

    • Wagner- Prelude to Die Meistersinger, Michael Avagliano conductor
    • Sibelius- Pelléas et Mélisande Suite, op. 46.
    • Mozart- Symphony No. 41 in C, K.551 “Jupiter”
    • Rimsky-Korsakov-  Prelude to Act One of “The Invisible City of Kitezh”
    • Chopin-Andante Spianato et Grande Polonaise Brilliante, 2017 Concerto Competition Winner: MyungJin Oh, piano
    • Stravinsky- Rite of Spring

More About Rutgers Symphony Orchestra


Rehearses: Wed 7:15pm-10:00pm

Fall 2019 Repertoire: (Spring 2020 TBA)

    • Amanda Harberg- Solis
    • Strauss- Horn Concerto No. 1
      with 2019 Concerto Competition Winner: Stephanie Fritz, horn
    • Tchaikovsky- Symphony No. 3 “Polish” 

Fall 2019 Concert Dates:

    • Wednesday, November 13th: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center

More About Rutgers Sinfonia


Rehearses: Mon/Wed 2:15pm-5:15pm, Thurs 3:55pm-6:30pm (2 week cycle- alternates with Symphony Orchestra) Cycle 1 rehearsals begin Monday September 30th.

Spring 2020 Concert Dates:

    • Saturday, February 29th: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center
    • Friday, May 1st: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center

Spring 2020 Rehearsal Dates:

Spring 2020 Repertoire:

    • TBA

More About Rutgers Wind Ensemble


Rehearses: Tues/Thurs 7:00pm-9:30pm (Rehearsals begin Tuesday September 10th)

Fall 2019 Concert Dates:

    • Thursday, October 17th: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center
    • Sunday, December 8th: 2:00pm, Nicholas Music Center

More About Rutgers Symphonic Winds


Rehearses: Tues/Thurs 7:00pm-9:30pm (Rehearsals begin Tuesday September 10th)

Fall 2019 Repertoire:

    • Onward-Upward- Edwin Franko Goldman
    • Motordom- Jennifer Jolley
    • Merry Mount Suite- Howard Hanson, arr. J. Boyd
    • To the Sky- James Stephenson
    • After a Gentle Rain- Anthony Lannaccone
    • City Trees- Michael Markowski
    • Give Us This Day- David Maslanka

Fall 2019 Concert Dates:

    • “How “Suite” It Is!”- Thursday October 17th: 7:30 pm, Nicholas Music Center
    • “Songs of the Earth”- Thursday December 5th: 7:30pm, Nicholas Music Center

More About Rutgers Symphony Band

 


Rutgers Concert Band

*Rutgers Concert Band meets in Spring semesters only! Stay tuned!


Music Department Choral Ensembles

Choral Audition Information – Click Here!

Rehearses: Wed 7:00pm- 10:00pm/Fri 2:50pm- 4:10pm

 

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Rehearses: Wed 7:00pm- 9:30pm/Fri 2:50pm- 4:10pm

More About Voorhees Choir


Rehearses: Mon 7:00pm- 9:30pm/Wed 3:55pm- 5:15pm

More About University Choir


Opera at Rutgers

2019- 2020 Repertoire:

    • Mainstage Productuion: Tales of Hoffmann- Jacques Offenbach
    • TBA

 

Concert Dates:

    • Tales of Hoffman- Thursday February 6th: 7:30 pm, New Brunswick Performance Arts Center
    • Tales of Hoffman- Friday February 7th: 7:30 pm, New Brunswick Performance Arts Center
    • Tales of Hoffman- Saturday February 8th: 7:30 pm, New Brunswick Performance Arts Center
    • Tales of Hoffman- Sunday February 9th: 2:00 pm, New Brunswick Performance Arts Center

 

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Music Department Specialty Ensembles

Rehearses: Tues 3:55pm- 6:30pm

Fall 2019 Concert Dates:

    • Sunday, November 3rd: 7:30pm, Shindell Choral Hall

 

More About Helix!


Meets: Tues 3:55pm- 5:15pm

Open to all undergraduate and graduate music major brass players. Admission to class determined by large-ensemble audition at beginning of semester.

An orchestral training class featuring rigorous brass repertoire of the standard orchestral literature. The performance-based class will focus on the development of orchestral brass section and ensemble skills.