Placement Auditions

In order to put students in the right ensembles and the right studios for applied lessons, the music department will hold placement auditions on the afternoon of Sunday, Aug. 22, in Pollard Hall.  If you’re interested in playing or singing in any of the ensembles or taking private lessons, please schedule a 10-minute slot by contacting Music office manager Michael Morley (  You should prepare two contrasting selections that demonstrate the range of your abilities. 

For ensembles, feel free to contact the director any of the ensembles with any questions:

MUPR 352       UMW Chorus SSAA   (

MUPR 350       Fredericksburg Singers SATB (

MUPR 255       Chamber Choir SATB  (

MUPR 360       UMW Philharmonic Orchestra  (

MUPR 362       Concert Band  (

MUPR 365       Jazz Ensemble  (

MUPR 260       String Ensemble  (

MUPR 261       Guitar Ensemble  (

MUPR 262       Flute Ensemble  (

MUPR 265       Jazz Improvisation Workshop  (

MUPR 268       Brass Ensemble  (

MUPR 270       Percussion Ensemble  (

MUPR 275       World Music Workshop for 2020-21:  Indian Music  ( and Eagle Pipe Band (

Contact about registering for private lessons