Ensembles

The EKU Choirs offer a variety of singing opportunities for both music majors and non-majors. The choirs sing a wide range of repertoire from various styles and time periods. In recent years, EKU choral students have appeared at Carnegie Hall (2013), completed an eight-day tour of Ireland (2015), performed at the KMEA state conference in Louisville (2016), toured Washington, DC (2017) and have had the opportunity to collaborate with world-renowned musicians including Jeffery Ames, Ola Gjeilo, Jeffery Redding, Jake Runestad, Timothy Takach, and Tesfa Wondemagegnehu. Recent notable works include Bach's Cantata 150, Brahms' A German Requiem, Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb, Haydn's Kleine Orgelmesse, Mahler's Symphony No. 2, Orff's Carmina Burana, Rutter's Requiem, Thompson's Frostiana, and Vaughan Williams' In Windsor Forest. Students with experience singing in high school, college, community, or church choral programs are encouraged to participate in the choirs at EKU regardless of academic major. 

CHAMBER SINGERS
Chamber Singers is a highly select ensemble of 12 voices dedicated to the highest standards of preparation and performance. They perform several times throughout the school year, both on campus and around the region. Membership is by audition.
Rehearsals: Mon/Wed, 3:30-4:25
MUS 224/424/824 

CONCERT CHOIR
Concert Choir is a large mixed chorus open to all singers. Comprised of students from a variety of academic majors across campus, this choir places an emphasis on developing sight reading and performance skills while providing a challenging and satisfying musical experience.
Rehearsals: Mon/Wed/Fri, 12:20-1:10
MUS 225/425/825

UNIVERSITY SINGERS
University Singers is the premier choral ensemble at EKU. This 36-voice choir presents several major concerts throughout the year and frequently performs with the Lexington Philharmonic. Membership is by audition.
Rehearsals: Mon/Wed, 2:30-3:20; Tue/Thu, 2:00-3:15
MUS 226/426/826


OTHER VOCAL OPPORTUNITIES AT EKU:

EKos
EKU Opera