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Choral/Voice Ensembles

The UM Opera Theater is a lively and dynamic ensemble. Develop your performing skills and your understanding of technical theater in full operas, musicals and scenes programs. Our production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro won a National Opera Association Award for Best Opera Production!

The UM Chamber Chorale is a select choir whose members are chosen by audition at the beginning of each school year.  Singers in the choir include music majors as well as students from colleges across the campus.
The University Choir is one of two mixed choirs in the UM School of Music.  This 50-60 voice ensemble is comprised of both music and non-music majors alike.  The ‘U Choir’ regularly presents three campus performances each year including a combined choral masterworks concert with the Chamber Chorale and UM Symphony Orchestra each Fall semester.

The Women’s Choir is a dynamic group comprised of students from a variety of majors across the campus.  The ensemble performs challenging repertoire for three concert performances each season.  The Women’s Choir performs off-campus in high schools and festivals in the state and across the region and regularly collaborates with other area choirs.

Zootown Cabaret is an ensemble that performs song and dance variety shows in café and nightclub venues.  It is sponsored by the UM School of Music and is open to students via audition.