Whatever your major, there is a place for you in one of our many vocal ensembles: University Chorale, Men's Chorus, Women's Glee, Gospel Choir, , and opera and musical theatre. The choral program tours in the U.S. every year, and abroad every third year. If you enjoy performing, there is a place for you with UNC Charlotte Choirs.
The University Chorale (MUPF 1120 and MUPF 1120L) is a mixed chorus that performs music of many styles from the Baroque period to the present. The enrollment ranges from 46 to 58 voices. Open to all UNC Charlotte students with extensive choral experience, but an audition is required. MWF 12:30-1:45; Sectionals F 2:00-3:15.
The Men’s Chorus (MUPF 1122) is a popular performing ensemble for men in the glee tradition. It draws upon majors from across campus and performs several times each semester—including occasionally performing off-campus and at athletic events. The ensemble performs folk, spirituals, Broadway, patriotic, barbershop, du-wop, and other musical styles traditional for men’s choruses. This ensemble is open to all male UNC Charlotte students with an interest in singing. Special emphasis is placed on building vocal technique and developing sight-singing ability. No Audition Required. TR 3:30-4:45.
* Male students may enroll in the Men’s Chorus as LBST 1103.M94 to satisfy a General Education Requirement!
Women’s Chorus (MUPF 1123). (1cr.) is open to all female UNC Charlotte students with an interest in singing. This ensemble performs a vast array of music from Renaissance through contemporary composers. Emphasis is placed on building vocal technique and developing sight-singing ability. No Audition Required. TR 3:30‐4:45.
* Female students may enroll in Women’s Glee as LBST 1103.M95 to satisfy a General Education Requirement!
The Gospel Choir (MUPF 1128) performs music from the gospel music tradition – past and present. Emphasis is placed on active participation by each student, and engages the music of various gospel styles. May require participating in scheduled performances outside of the normal class meeting times. M 6:30-9:00.
* Students may enroll in Gospel Choir as LBST 1103.M96 to satisfy a General Education Requirement!
More information on auditions and the entire Choral Program may be found at http://www.unccchoirs.org
Dr. Randy Haldeman
Director of Choral Studies