Music in General Studies

Lessons and Ensembles


All Campus and School of Music ensembles

The All-Campus ensembles are open to all students and require no audition. Register for X001 (1 credit). The times and places are announced in the schedule of Classes and on Read about the various All-Campus choirs at the JSoM Ensembles page.

School of Music ensembles

This takes two steps:

  • Enroll in X040 or X070 (2 credits)

  • Audition at the beginning of the semester

Interested in joining a band?
Find instructions for auditioning at the JSoM Ensembles page.

Interested in singing in a choir?
Sign up for an audition outside 046 in the Music Annex during the first week of each semester. You may sing a song of your choice, or sing a familiar song, such as "Amazing Grace" or "America." Read about the different choirs at the JSoM Ensembles page.


The Jacobs School of Music offers many opportunities for non-majors to study instruments and voice privately.  For information, please visit the university's Schedule of Classes.

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