Joining one of Villanova’s music ensembles is an excellent way for aspiring and passionate musicians to gain experience with performing live on stage to a large audience.

While all ensembles can showcase their talents to the entire school during weekly performances, the best have a rare opportunity of taking part in national and international touring and competitions.

With more than 30 ensembles available, Villanova students enjoy a wide range of opportunities to best display their skills. Such performing groups include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Symphony Orchestra
  • String Orchestra
  • Concert Band
  • Vocal Ensemble
  • Guitar Ensemble
  • Percussion Ensemble
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Commercial (Contemporary) Ensemble
  • Liturgy Ensemble
  • Chamber String, Woodwind and Brass Ensemble

Villanova College, in collaboration with Loreto College Coorparoo, also produces the biennial musical, which allows students to be involved in all aspects of stage performance. A Music Stage Crew also offers students training and experience in backstage and technical lighting, and sound recording and production.

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