2019 – 2020  Ensemble Information:

Concert Band

Rehearsals: Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:15—5:45 pm. Williams 123

Rehearsals begin on Tuesday, September 4 at 4:15pm.

Only incoming players will have a seating audition:  auditions will be scheduled as needed.  Schedule this audition via the LCCB website.

Contact: Dr. Kirk O’Riordan for more information:
LCCB Website

Daily Rehearsal Schedules are posted here.

Contemporary Music Ensemble

Rehearsals: Thursdays 7:00-9:30 pm. Williams 123

Membership in LCCME is by audition/invitation of the Director only. The core instrumentation is Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano, and Percussion, though other instruments, such as oboe, saxophone, viola, horn, and electronics are used frequently. Rehearsals are scheduled as needed throughout the semester, on Thursdays from 7:00 – 9:30 pm.

LCCME will not meet during the Fall 2018 semester. Auditions for Spring 2019 will be held in November.

Dr. Kirk O’Riordan, Conductor
LCCME Website


Chamber Singers

Rehearsals:  Mondays & Wednesdays, 5:30-6:15 pm, plus additional sectionals. Williams 123

First rehearsal is Monday, August 27 in Williams Center rm. 123. Placement audition required.  See Choral Placement for details.  All students must attend the first rehearsal of Concert Chorus Monday, August 27.

Dr. Jennifer Kelly, Director
Choir Website

Concert Choir

Rehearsals:  Mondays & Wednesdays: 4:15—5:30 pm. Williams Center rm. 123

First rehearsal is Monday, August 27 at4:15 pm in the Williams Center, room 123. Placement required:  see Choral Placement for details. All interested singers must attend the first rehearsal.

Dr. Jennifer Kelly, Conductor

Email Dr. Jennifer Kelly for more information:
Choir Website


Jazz Combo

Rehearsals will be scheduled individually with the combos.

First meetings: Monday Sept. 3 at 4:00 pm. Williams Center rm. 214

Mr. Tom DiCarlo, Director


Jazz Ensemble

Rehearsals: Tuesdays, 7:00-9:00 pm, Williams Center rm. 123.

Acceptance into the Ensemble will be determined by past performance results for previous members and auditions may be held for incoming players at the discretion of the director.

First Rehearsal will be Tuesday, August 28, 7:00 pm. Williams Center rm. 123.

Prof. Skip Wilkins, Director
Jazz Ensemble Website


Marquis Consort

Rehearsals: Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Williams Center rm. 214

Tha Marquis Consort is a chamber ensemble that performs Early Music and Traditional Music. Interested instrumentalists and singers should contact Professor Torres about auditions.

First rehearsal is Thursday, August 30, at 7:00 pm in Williams Center rm. 214

Jorge Torres, Director
Mr. Eric Van Hoven, Instructor of Voice/Vocal Coach
Marquis Consort Website



Rehearsals:  Wednesdays, 6:30-9:00 pm. Williams Center rm.123

The first rehearsal will be on Wednesday, August 29 at 6:30pm in the Williams Center, room 123.  Additional information on scheduling auditions and repertoire will be posted on the Orchestra website.

Mr. Lewis Baratz, Director


Percussion Ensemble

Rehearsals: Mondays from 6:30—8:30 pm, and
Fridays from 4:15—5:15 pm in Williams Center rm. 123.

First rehearsal is Monday, August 27 in Williams Center rm. 123

Dr. Larry Stockton, Director



Pep Band

The Pep Band performs at all home football games, as well as at home games for both Men’s and Women’s Basketball. Rehearsals occur prior to the games.  Additional rehearsals are scheduled throughout the semester as needed, and attendance is expected at all functions. See the website for additional information.

Dr. Kirk O’Riordan, Faculty Advisor

Forms, Applications, and Requests

Complete the Forms and press “Submit.” A member of the faculty or the Department Secretary will confirm receipt of your submission and follow up as needed.

Lesson Scheduling:

The Sheng Family Music Lesson Endowment provides a limited number of scholarships to qualified students who are non-music majors, wishing to take private lessons (Mus 141).  In order to qualify you must be a an active member of a Music Department Ensemble.  While preference is given for students currently receiving financial aid from the College, any interested ensemble member is encouraged to apply.  

Follow this lInk to apply for a Sheng Family Scholarship


Practice Space:

The practice rooms in South College Hall are open until midnight. Please access the practice rooms via the west entry door: the door on the parking lot side closest to Marquis Hall.