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Chamber Choir - MUS 45
Chamber Choir is the top choral ensemble at Las Positas College. This auditioned group performs several times per semester both on and off campus, including festival and touring opportunities. Styles of music range from classic major works to modern contemporary compositions. Emphasis on development of vocal ensemble concepts, improvements in vocal technique and musicianship, and effective performance practices.
Chamber meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30-5:45pm weekly and is under the direction of Ian Brekke, Director of Choral & Vocal Studies. Entrance by audition only.
"Vocal East" Jazz Ensemble - MUS 46A/46B
"Vocal East" is the premiere vocal jazz ensemble of Las Positas College. A modern-day cross between choir and jazz band, this group explores repertoire from all types of music, including jazz, R&B, pop, rock, funk, and anything in between. The group travels to vocal jazz festivals regularly and is growing into a regular performance presence in the Tri-Valley Community. Emphasis on jazz vocal style, development of musicianship, understanding of music technology, and effective performance practices.
"Vocal East" meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:45pm weekly and is under the direction of Ian Brekke, Director of Choral & Vocal Studies. Entrance by audition only.
Concert Choir - MUS 44
Concert Choir returns to Las Positas College for the Fall 2019 semester! This ensemble is non-auditioned and open to all interested parties regardless of experience or musical background. The class involves a strong emphasis on development of music fundamentals, vocal technique, and overall ensemble concepts. A range of musical styles are explored, meaning the choir is designed to prepare singers to audition into both Chamber Choir and Vocal East in future semesters.
Concert Choir meets Tuesdays from 6:00-8:50pm. No audition required.
For more information please contact:
Mertes Center for the Arts (Bldg 4000)
Las Positas College
3000 Campus Hills Drive
Livermore, CA 94551