Five College Music Program

Choral Opportunities

Students may audition for a number of the many choral ensembles at each campus. Inquiries about auditions may be made with the appropriate choral director.

Amherst
Concert Choir
Women's Chorus
Glee Club (men) 
Madrigal Singers
Hampshire
Chorus
Mount Holyoke
Chorale 
Glee Club
Chamber Singers
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Smith
Glee Club 
Chamber Singers
College Chorus 
Chamber Choir
University
Chamber Choir
Chorale
Madrigal Singers
Women’s Choir
Opera Workshop
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Five College Early Music
Collegium
Voces Feminae

Instrumental Performance Opportunities

The ensembles and orchestras listed below are open to all Five College students by permission of the director.

 Chamber Music

Amherst
  Wind, string, and mixed chamber ensembles 
  Flute Choir
Hampshire
  Baroque Ensemble
Mount Holyoke
  Five College Euridice Ensembles
  Flute Choir
  String Ensemble
Smith
  Stringed Instruments
  Chamber Music Ensembles
  Wind Ensemble
University
  Brass Choir
  Brass Quintets
  Horn Choir 
  Double Reed Ensemble
  Flute Choir 
  Marimbas
  Percussion Ensemble
  Mixed Chamber Ensembles
  Saxophone Quartets 
  Trombone Choir 
  String Quartets
  Woodwind Quintets

Orchestra/Band

Amherst
  Orchestra
Mount Holyoke
  Five College Early Music Collegium
  Symphony Orchestra
Smith
  Orchestra
University
  Concert Band
  Minuteman Marching Band
  Hoop Band
  Studio Orchestra
  Orchestra

Jazz

Amherst
  Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combos
Hampshire
  Jazz Performance Seminars
Mount Holyoke
  Big Band
  Chamber Jazz Ensemble
  Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Smith
  Jazz Ensemble
University
  Chapel Jazz Ensemble Graduate Jazz Quintet
  Jazz Lab Ensemble
  University Jazz Ensemble 
  Vocal Jazz Ensemble

World Music

Amherst
  South Indian Veena
  Gamelan
Hampshire
  African Drumming
  Contradance Band
  Klezmer Band
  Old-time String Band
  South Indian Vocals
  Steel Band Ensemble
Mount Holyoke
  Klezmer Band
Smith
  Gamelan
  Irish/Celtic Ensemble