House of Our God (Zion) from the Melodious Accord by Alice Parker.
Sang by the Bridgewater Oratorio Choir.
- A Cappella Fellas – Student-run male a cappella ensemble specializing in popular song arrangements sung without instrumental accompaniment.
- Chordially Yours – Student-run female a cappella ensemble specializing in popular song arrangements sung without instrumental accompaniment.
- Concert Choir – large choral ensemble. Performances on campus throughout the year. Regional touring in the spring.
- Chorale – 24-voice, select ensemble. Audition required. Members of the Chorale are also members of the Concert Choir. Performances on campus throughout the year. Regional touring in the spring.
- Gospel Choir – open to all students. Focuses on the uplifting messages in gospel music.
- Oratorio Choir – large choral ensemble open to all students and other members of the BC community. No audition required. Rehearsals and concert in the fall semester.
Videos of Choral Ensembles
- From At The Water’s Edge by Kevin Siegfried sung by the Bridgewater Chorale
1. Top of the Hill [Watch on Our Youtube Channel]
2. Boat Song [Watch on Our Youtube Channel]
- Take Me to the Water by Rollo Dilworth sung by the Bridgewater Concert Choir [Watch on Our Youtube Channel]
Vesuvius by Frank Ticheli performed by the Bridgewater College Symphonic Band
- Chamber Music Ensembles – small ensembles formed to accommodate special musical interests.
- Handbell Choir – four octaves of bells, five octaves of chimes, student directed
- Symphonic Band – large wind and percussion ensemble plays concert repertory. Audition required.
- Jazz Ensemble – performs traditional jazz, music of the big bands and progressive jazz. Audition required.
- Jazz Combo – multiple jazz combos focusing on improvisation, jazz forms and history. All instrumentalists are invited to join. No audition required.
- Pep Band – open to all students. Plays at home basketball and football games, providing spirited music for Eagles fans and cheerleaders.
- Strings – chamber music ensembles perform trios, quartets and works with piano. Beginning ensemble available. String players also have the opportunity to audition for large ensembles at a nearby university.
- Outspoken – College praise band performs at weekly chapel services. Includes singers, guitars, keyboards and rhythm.