Music

Music

Performance Ensembles

Arts Promotion Club -- This club enriches the cultural environment on campus and aids in programming each concert series, as well as the promotion of each concert series.

Canisius College Chorale -- The Chorale provides choral activities for the entertainment and enjoyment of its members, Canisius, and the community.  Events include annual Christmas and spring concerts and activities.  No criteria to become a member; open to students, faculty, staff, and anyone attending an area college.

Chamber Music Ensemble -- The ensemble was organized for instrumentalists and/or vocalists interested in rehearsing classical chamber music in small ensembles. Students are assigned to ensembles based on instrumentation and experience. Ensembles are coached by members of the Fine Arts faculty.  Optional opportunities to perform in public are offered.

Chamber Orchestra -- This organization performs a wide range of orchestral literature from the baroque period through the twentieth century. Directed by a professional musician; rehearsals and concerts provide students with experiences in the orchestral arts.

Concert Band -- The Concert Band is an instrumental organization that performs a wide range of music literature from today and from the past.  Directed by a professional musician, rehearsals and concerts provide students with the opportunity to perform at a high level.

Druming Club -- The ensemble provides students with an opportunity to explore the vast and dynamic world of percussion. Directed by a professional musician, members of the Drum Club experience the music of different cultures around the world.

Jazz Ensemble -- Jazz Ensemble provides an atmosphere for Jazz and Big Band performances to the community and the college campus.