Dedicated to fostering a lifelong love of music, UChicago’s vibrant Performance Program provides UChicago students from all backgrounds and academic programs with an exceptional environment for artistic inspiration and musical growth. Involving more than 700 musicians across campus and offering over 100 concerts each year, the Department's ensembles and programs form a vital component of undergraduate and graduate student life at the University. Learn how the performing ensembles and programs are adapting to a remote environment.
The ensembles and programs strive to develop each student's individual proficiency and musical understanding to the highest degree possible. For more information about performance opportunities, including how to join, visit the pages below. You can also find upcoming concerts and events in the department on our Calendar.
2021-22 Academic Year
We are preparing for a return to in-person auditions, rehearsals, and events for the 2021-22 academic year. Although specific details about in-person activities are still being determined, we will offer a rich array of musical opportunities for all components of the UChicago Performance Program! If you're interested in being involved, please sign up for the email list linked below. We'll be in touch with relevant updates as the start of the school year approaches.