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​​vocal ensembles

MUSC-100 Concert Choir (1 Credit Hour) 
Develops artistic choral singing through performance of a wide range of choral literature including folk songs, spirituals, and popular materials, as well as the works of the great masters from the Renaissance to contemporary classic. Audition or consent of instructor required. Ability to read music is helpful but not required. Participation in routine practice sessions is necessary. May be repeated for a maximum of 4 semester hour credit. 

MUSC-104 Community Chorale (1 Credit Hour) 
Develops artistic choral singing through performance of a wide range of choral literature including folk songs, spirituals, and popular materials, as well as the works of the great masters from the Renaissance to contemporary classics. Audition or consent of instructor required. Ability to read music is helpful but not required. May be repeated for a maximum of 4 semester hours credit. Offered as non-credit CMS 404 with no fee. 

MUSC-106 KC Blues (Jazz/Show Choir) (1 Credit Hour)
Develops artistic choral singing through performance of vocal jazz, popular song, and Broadway music. Open to any full-time Kaskaskia College student through audition or consent of instructor. May be repeated for a maximum of 4 semester hours credit.

MUSC-114 Madrigal Singers (1 Credit Hour) 
Develops artistic choral singing through performance of madrigals and other early music. Open to any full-time Kaskaskia College student through audition or consent of instructor. May be repeated for a maximum of 4 semester hours of credit. Concurrent enrollment in MUSC 100 or 104 is required. 

MUSC-139 – Chamber Singers (1 Credit Hour) 
Chamber Singers is a select group of singers chosen by audition. Ensemble members will be chosen based on sight-reading skills, musicianship, balance, and blend. Membership is limited to a suitable number of singers for a small ensemble, as determined by the director. Repertoire for the ensemble will vary from early Renaissance through contemporary styles. This ensemble performs for concerts and for public events on and off campus. Prerequisite: Audition Only