Large Ensembles: Wind and Percussion
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For information about any of our ensembles, please contact the director listed or contact: James Whitis, Director of Instrumental Studies.
Wind Ensemble is the premier instrumental ensemble open to any UMHB student by audition, regardless of major. Repertoire is selected to expose performers to a wide range of musical languages as well as a variety of technical, intellectual, and aesthetic challenges. The UMHB Wind Ensemble performs 3 to 4 concerts each semester. Director: Ogechi Ukazu firstname.lastname@example.org
Blackshirt Cru Spirit Band
Blackshirt Cru Spirit Band is a non-auditioned instrumental ensemble open to any UMHB student, regardless of major. The Blackshirt Cru is one of the largest spirit groups on campus and provides music and entertainment in the form of half-time shows and stand tunes for all home and some out-of-town football games. Director: Ogechi Ukazu email@example.com
Jazz Ensemble plays a widely varied repertoire including styles of music from Duke Ellington to the contemporary artists of today. A strong emphasis is placed on sight-reading. The group is open to all university students, regardless of major. The ensemble performs 3-4 times per year, including festivals and community concerts. Director: Ogechi Ukazu firstname.lastname@example.org
Jonathan Gary • Department Chair
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