Choose from a variety of ensembles

The Setnor School of Music offers a variety of choral ensembles. All are open to every student regardless of major.

University Singers University Singers

The select choirs include University Singers, Oratorio Society, and Hendricks Chapel Choir. These choirs, along with SU Vocal Jazz, require an audition. Participation in Crouse Chorale and Concert Choir does not require an audition; however, students must attend an audition for voice screening (for placement only). Select an ensemble from below to learn more.


Auditions for select choirs will be on Sunday, August 26 (1:00pm-5:00pm), Monday, August 27 (9:00 am-5:00 pm), and Tuesday, August 28 (9:00 am-5:00 pm).  Setnor's select choirs include Hendricks Chapel Choir, Oratorio Society, and University Singers. All auditions are held in room 302 Crouse College and last about eight minutes. No preparation is necessary. The audition consists of vocalization (listening to your tone and determining your vocal range), tonal memory exercises, and sight-singing. There will also be time at the audition to answer any questions you may have about the different choirs we offer.  To schedule an audition, please email or call 315-443-4106.

Hendricks Chapel Choir meets TH 7-9:15 pm
Oratorio Society meets M 7-9:30 pm
University Singers meets MWF 2:15 pm-3:35 pm
Crouse Chorale, which meets TTH 3:30 pm-4:50 pm, and Concert Choir, which meets TTH 2:00 pm-3:20 pm do not require an audition for participation.