UEA Ensembles UEA Ensembles

UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra

UEA runs three well-established musical ensembles, UEA ChoirChamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra. All ensembles rehearse weekly, during term time, and perform a series of concerts each year at some of Norwich’s most prestigious concert venues. They enjoy an excellent reputation, both locally and further afield, and have in the past attracted internationally-renowned musicians such as Steven Isserlis, Sir Colin Davis, Jiří Bělohlávek, Paul Silverthorne, Diana Moore and Jeremy White, to work and perform with them. 

Auditions for the 2019-20 concert season will take place on Friday 27 and Monday 30 September 2019. For further information about each ensemble and details on specific audition requirements, please see the UEA ChoirChamber Choir, and Symphony Orchestra ensemble webpages.

UEA Community Choir

UEA runs a Community Choir. The community choir rehearse three times a month (on a Wednesday lunchtime), during term time. 

UEA Community Choir is audition-free and open to all (students, staff and members of the community). For further information about UEA Community Choir, including details on how to join, please see the UEA Community Choir ensemble webpage.

UEA Music Centre Awards

UEA Music Centre offers a number of £800 Music Centre Awards, every year, to UEA students who show exceptional achievement and commitment. For further information about UEA Music Awards and details on how to apply, please see the  UEA Music Centre Award webpage.

Please note: The deadline for 2019-20 UEA Music Centre Award applications is 11am on Friday 4 October 2019.

Want to find out more? Why not attend our UEA Music Welcome

We will be having a welcome gathering on Wednesday 25 September 2019, from 5-6.30pm, in the Strode Concert Room (UEA Music Centre). The event is open to all UEA students, and is intended for anyone who is interested in singing and/or playing in the UEA Music Centre's, or Music Society's, ensembles or joining UEA Showchoir. For further information, please see the UEA Music Welcome webpage. Please note that there will be refreshments provided at this event!