Ensembles

BSU students play in the annual Blue Ice Jazz Band concert.
BSU students play in the annual Blue Ice Jazz Band concert.
Interested in joining a music ensemble?
Founded in 1937 by Carl O. Thompson, The Bemidji Choir is the premier choral ensemble at Bemidji State University
Founded in 1937 by Carl O. Thompson, The Bemidji Choir is the premier choral ensemble at Bemidji State University
CHOIRS:
Sign-up here to audition for the 2018-2019 Bemidji Choir and Chamber Singers. 

Not interested in auditioning, but still want to sing? Simply sign-up for a time so we can meet you, and register for the Damenstimmen Women’s Chorus (sopranos and altos, MUS 3800 Varsity Singers) or the Musikanten Men’s Chorus (tenors and basses, Music 4820-01 Vocal Ensemble). No experience is necessary!

Contact Dr. Dwight Jilek at or Bemidji Choir Manager Savanna Hagerty with any questions.

BANDS:
Brass auditions: Monday, August 27th, starting at 3:30.

Woodwind auditions: Tuesday, August 28th, starting at 3:30.

Contact Professor Scott Guidry to sign-up or ask for more information.

 

Performing organizations spearhead the musical and social development of music students at Bemidji State University.

ENSEMBLES (OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS AND MAJORS):

VOCAL:
The Bemidji Choir
Chamber Singers
Damenstimmen Women’s Chorus
Musikanten Men’s Chorus
Opera Theatre
Madrigal Dinners

INSTRUMENTAL:
Wind Ensemble
Symphonic Band
Blue Ice Jazz Band
Brass Ensembles
Percussion Ensemble
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
Voltage

Open to music majors, minors, and non-majors, these groups also provide opportunities for both travel and special activities:

  • The Bemidji Choir and Chamber Singers, and Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band tour regionally every year, and internationally as well.