More than 170 students participate in the performing ensembles sponsored by the Music Department. Ensembles are directed by faculty members and open to all students on campus. Below are links to each ensemble where you will find descriptions as well as contact information should you wish to participate.
All ensembles perform regularly scheduled concerts in Goodrich Chapel as well as in venues across campus, within the Albion community, and abroad. For a complete listing of concerts each semester, visit our concert schedule.
MUS 121 (.25 units)
Monday & Friday: 5:00 – 6:30pm, and Wednesday: 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Auditions for participation & part assignment on the first day of band camp
For audition and participation information, contact Bob Livingston at
MUS 122 (.25 units)
Dr. Samuel McIlhagga, director
Monday& Wednesday: 4:15 – 6:00pm
Auditions for participation & part assignment during Fall semester (Late November)
For audition information, contact Dr. “Mac” McIlhagga at
Every other year, Albion College holds an Opera Workshop. For more information, please contact Dr. Maureen Balke at .
In addition to these large ensembles, there are also smaller chamber emsembles including:
Brazilian Drumming Ensemble