Music Student Performances

Belmont University’s School of Music offers students a variety of performing ensembles that showcase the School of Music’s incredible musical diversity. With 25 instrumental and 14 vocal ensembles, audiences are sure to find a style they enjoy, including chamber music, orchestral, choral, jazz, bluegrass, country, popular hits or gospel.

Belmont requires all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, to wear masks when indoors.

Musical Theatre and Theatre tickets are available through the Belmont Box Office. All faculty and student ensemble performances and recitals are free of charge and open to the public.

September

17

Brown Bag Concert Series – Jazz Small Groups II & III

Instrumentalists learning a variety of jazz styles and improvisation

Date: September 17, 2021
Time: 12:00pm
Venue: MPAC Atrium
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24

Brown Bag Concert Series – String Chamber Orchestra & Concert Band

String, wind, brass and percussion music majors and non-majors performing in a concert ensemble.

Date: September 24, 2021
Time: 12:00pm
Venue: MPAC Atrium
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28

Composition Honors Recital

Selected compositions written and performed by students

Date: September 28, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
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October

01

Brown Bag Concert Series – World Percussion Ensemble

This ensemble studies and performs global rhythms including the steel drum sounds of Trinidad and the dance rhythms of West Africa.

Date: October 01, 2021
Time: 12:00pm
Venue: MPAC Atrium
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03

Classical Singers Recital

Recital by Classical vocalists selected by an audition process

Date: October 03, 2021
Time: 3:00pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
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06

Jazz Band I & Jazz Band II

Performing big band swing to modern jazz-fusion

Date: October 06, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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08

Brown Bag Concert Series – Jazz String Septet & Quartet

String students combining classical traditions with jazz and other popular styles

Date: October 08, 2021
Time: 12:00pm
Venue: MPAC Atrium
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08

Wind Ensemble

Woodwind, brass and percussion students perform chamber music, traditional and contemporary works

Date: October 08, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
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10

Rock Ensembles

A primarily instrumental performance of rock ranging from fusion to heavy metal

Date: October 10, 2021
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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10

Jazz Small Group

Advanced student instrumentalists performing a mix of popular music and jazz

Date: October 10, 2021
Time: 6:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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13

Bass & Commercial Guitar Ensembles

Instrumentalists perform a mix of jazz and rock

Date: October 13, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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23

Company

Award winning vocal show ensemble, performs a variety of showtunes and popular music with fully-staged choreography

Date: October 23, 2021
Time: 5:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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23

Jazzmin

Jazz vocalists perform blues, swing, bebop, vocalese and contemporary music

Date: October 23, 2021
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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24

Chamber Brass Ensemble

A recital of brass music for a variety of instrument combinations

Date: October 24, 2021
Time: 3:00pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
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November

01

Percussion Ensemble

Chamber percussion ensemble performing standards and new compositions

Date: November 01, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
Music Student Performances

07

Belmont Chorale & Women's Choir

Chorale is Belmont’s flagship classical choral ensemble. Women’s Choir performs sacred and secular music.

Date: November 07, 2021
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
Music Student Performances

10

Voxology

Gospel and R&B ensemble performing current and classic selections.

Date: November 10, 2021
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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10

Phoenix

Pop/Rock ensemble with vocalists and band members performing current and classic hits

Date: November 10, 2021
Time: 9:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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12

Bluegrass Ensemble

An acoustic ensemble performing challenging and creative contemporary and traditional bluegrass

Date: November 12, 2021
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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12

Southbound

Country band and vocal ensemble performing originals, current hits and classic favorites.

Date: November 12, 2021
Time: 9:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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16

World Fiddle Ensemble

A string music group showcasing inspiring and innovative folk music from around the world.

Date: November 16, 2021
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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16

Pops

Several small vocal groups representing the range of genres the music industry encompasses.

Date: November 16, 2021
Time: 9:00pm
Venue: Massey Concert Hall
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December

03

Wind Ensemble & Concert Band

Woodwind, brass and percussion students perform chamber music, traditional and contemporary works

Date: December 03, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
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06

New Music Ensemble

Performance of original works by composition students and significant works of 20th and 21st century classical styles.

Date: December 06, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: McAfee Concert Hall
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