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. 

UEA Choir, Chamber Choir, and Symphony Orchestra are open to all (students, staff, and members of the community). Auditions for the 2017-18 concert season have now taken place. Auditions for the 2018-19 concert season will take place on Friday 28 September and Monday 1 October 2018 . 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 launched a new UEA Community Choir in September 2016. The community choir rehearse three times a month, 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 £750 Music Centre Awards, every year, to UEA students who show exceptional achievement and commitment. If you are interested in applying for a 2018-19 UEA Music Centre Award, please download a hard copy application form and return it by email to musicevents@uea.ac.uk. For further information about UEA Music Awards and details on how to apply, please see the  UEA Music Centre Award webpage. Please note that the application deadline for the 2018-19 Music Centre Awards is 11am on Friday 5 October 2018.


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

UEA Music Centre will be hosting a free welcome gathering on Wednesday 26 September 2018, from 5-7pm, 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 playing in Music Centre and Music Society Ensembles. For further information, please see the UEA Music Welcome webpage.