Students with varying abilities and interests find performing opportunities in eight faculty-led ensembles that perform regularly both on and off campus, including national and international tours.

 All ensembles can be elected for academic credit.

Other Department-Sponsored Performance Opportunities

In addition, students can perform in:

  • student recitals
  • flute/trumpet choirs
  • guitar ensemble
  • master classes
  • annual concerto competition
  • informal concerts in the Mary Low Coffeehouse
  • collaborations with Theater and Dance

Student-Run Groups

There are also numerous student-run groups, including seven a cappella groups (the ColbyettesSirensColby EightBlue LightsMegalomaniacs, Ethnic Vocal Ensemble, and Colby Sounds of Gospel), the Musician’s Alliance, Broadway Musical Review, Pep Band, and Handbell Choir.