SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Ensembles

ME101-402   Chorale     1 hour
The official choir of PIU. The group functions mainly on campus, singing periodically in chapel services and at other all-school events. Repertoire includes hymn arrangements, anthems, and gospel songs as well as other standard choral literature. The course fulfills the ensemble requirement for students whose proficiency is voice, piano, or organ. Open to all students.

ME111-412   Instrumental Ensemble     1 hour
(Must have sufficient number of students to cover instrumentation for course to be offered.) The study and performing of orchestral music literature based on particular student instrumentation, including independent and coached preparation. The course fulfills the ensemble requirement for students whose proficiency is a woodwind, brass, or stringed instrument. Open to all students.

ME141-442   Chapel Band     1 hour
Participation the Chapel Band which performs for all chapel services as well as other venues.  An audition is required to be selected for the Chapel Band.  Students must be able to attend all rehearsals and all chapel services.

ME151-452   Guitar Ensemble     1 hour
The study and performance of literature for guitar ensemble. Guitar Ensemble is open to anyone based on an audition with the guitar professor.      

ME161-462   His Proclaimers     1 hour
An auditioned musical ministry team which represents the University at collegiate functions, fall and spring performances, and more extended touring of area churches. The mixed, vocal ensemble is open to all students. One hour elective credit per semester.