WIU Choirs

WIU Choirs Calendar 2015-2016

FALL 2015

Monday, August 24, University Singers / Madrigal Singers Auditions, Sallee 200, Noon to 6p

Monday, August 24, Concert Choir Auditions, Browne 130, 2p to 3p

Wednesday, August 26, Concert Choir Auditions, browne 130, 2p to 3p

Thursday, September 10, University Singers in COFAC, 12:30p to 1:45p

Sunday, September 13, University Singers at Scholarship Concert, 2:30p call, 3p concert

Sunday, September 13, WIU Honor Reading Choir Festival, COFAC, 5p set-up, 6p to 9p rehearsal

Monday, September 14, WIU Honor Reading Choir Festival, COFAC, 8a to 4p

Tuesday, September 22, Audition Preparation Workshop for IMEA District IV

Heritage Room, 9a to 3p andCOFAC, 9a to noon

Wednesday, September 23, University Singers at WIU Founder's Day, Grand Ballroom, 11a to 1p

Saturday, October 10, WIU Choirs Fall Concert, University Singers, Concert Choir, Madrigal Singers

COFAC 7:30p, 4p stage set-up

Friday, October 16, WIU Fall Break

November 2, 3 & 4, University Singers Fall Recruiting Tour (TBA)

Thursday, November 12, West Central Conference Band and Choral Festival, All-Day

Band rehearsal Grand Ballroom / Choir rehearsal Heritage Room

Band and Choir Concert in Grand Ballroom, 7p

Saturday, November 14, University Singers to Collegiate Choral Festival (Tentative)

Saturday, November 14, IMEA District IV Band Orchestra and Choir Festival, WIU

Monday, November 30, Choirs to St. Paul Church, 309 W. Jackson

12:15p to 1p - Madrigal Singers

1:10p to 1:40p - University Singers

2:10p to 2:40p - Concert Choir

Tuesday, December 1, University Singers to St. Paul Church, 12:40p to 1:40p

Wednesday, December 2, Choirs to St. Paul Church

12:15p to 1p - Madrigal Singers

1:10p to 1:40p - University Singers

2:10p to 2:40p - Concert Choir

Thursday, December 3, University Singers to St. Paul Church, 12:40p to 1:40p

Friday, December 4, Choirs to St. Paul Church

12:15p to 1p - Madrigal Singers

1:10p to 1:40p - University Singers

2:10p to 2:40p - Concert Choir

6:30p to 9:30p - Guest Choirs to St. Paul Church

Saturday, December 5, The Holiday Festival of Choirs at Western Illinois University

St. Paul Church 309 W. Jackson

9:30a - Full Cast Rehearsal

1:30p - Call for full cast

2:00p - Performance 1

7:00p - Call for all performers

7:30p - Performance 2

December 14-18, Final Exams Week


SPRING 2016

Tuesday, January 19, University Singers auditions, Sallee 200, noon to 6p

Tuesday, January 19, Vocal Jazz Ensemble auditions, Browne 130, 6:30p to 9:30p

Wednesday, January 20, Concert Choir auditions, Browne 130, 2p to 3p

Friday, January, 22, Concert Choir auditions, Browne 130, 2p to 3p

January 27,28,29, 30, IMEA, Peoria, IL

Friday, March 4, Choirs in COFAC

noon - set-up

1p - University Singers

2p - Concert Choir

Saturday, March 5, Concert: A Renaissance Study, University Singers / Concert Choir, COFAC, 7:30p

5p - set-up

6p - Concert Choir call

6:30p - University Singers call

7:30p - Concert

March 14-18, Spring Break

Sunday, April 3, COFAC Set-up, WIU Junior Honors Chorus Festival, COFAC

Monday, April 4, WIU Junior Honors Chorus Festival, COFAC, 9:30p to 4:30p

Monday, April 11, Masterworks rehearsal, choirs w/orchestra, COFAC, 6p to 9p

Friday, April 15, Masterworks dress rehearsal, COFAC, 6p to 9p

Saturday, April 16, Masterworks Concert, Poulenc's Gloria, COFAC, 7:30p

Thursday, April 21, Vocal Jazz Ensemble rehearsal in COFAC, 6:30p to 10p

Friday, April 22, Vocal Jazz Ensemble Concert, COFAC, 7:30p, 5p set-up

Sunday, April 24, Student Choral Conductors Concert, COFAC, 3p, noon set-up

May 9-13, Final Exams Week