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Bands at UNC


The UNC Bands program draws upon a rich and well-founded tradition of excellence & has received national and international recognition.

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Brass Ensembles at UNC


The School of Music has several ensembles for brass musicians including trumpet, trombone, tuba & horn.

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Chamber Music at UNC

Chamber Music

Students learn to balance independence with interdependence while honing technical & musical skills in an inspiring, creative and collaborative setting.

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Choirs at UNC


Students from across campus all have the opportunity to participate in any of the five award winning choral ensembles at UNC.

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Uncommon Ensemble at UNC

UNCommon Ensemble

Uncommon Ensemble (the UNC Contemporary Music Ensemble) performs music of our time, focusing on 21st-century repertoire.

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Jazz Ensembles at UNC


Award-winning jazz ensembles offer students performance opportunities in big bands, combos, vocal jazz groups, and Latin jazz.

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Marching Band at UNC

Marching Band

With over 160 members, the "Pride of the Rockies" Marching Band is a place to celebrate #UNCBears and forge lifelong friendships.

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Opera Theatre at UNC

Opera Theatre

Each season we present two fully-staged operas with orchestra, a program of opera scenes and a chamber opera festival, in addition to master classes and special events.

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Orchestras at UNC


Instrumental students have opportunities to perform in award-winning Symphony, Chamber and Opera Orchestras.

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Percussion Ensemble at UNC


Several concerts every year offer performance opportunities for percussionists. Directed by Mike Truesdell.

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