Most music ensembles are open to all students by audition. Students majoring in music are required to enroll and participate in at least one of the ensembles listed below during each fall and spring semester of full-time study for the number of semesters required by their major. Students are encouraged to participate in ensembles of varying size and nature, both within and outside of their field of specialty. Music Scholarship recipients are required to participate in two ensembles per semester.
 Code Course
 MUS 220/420  Jacksonville University Chorus
 MUS 221/421  Chamber Singers
 MUS 222/422  Wind Ensemble
 MUS 227/427  University Orchestra
 MUS 229/429   Jazz Band
 MUS 327   Music Ensembles1
 MUS 328  Opera/Music Theatre Workshop


 Audition is required for these courses:

 Code Course
 MUS 220/420  Jacksonville University Chorus
 MUS 221/421  Chamber Singers
 MUS 227/427  University Orchestra
 MUS 229/429  Jazz Band
 MUS 327   Music Ensembles1
 MUS 328  Opera/Music Theatre Workshop
   

No audition is required for the following course:

 Code Course
 MUS 222/422  Wind Ensemble                       


1. Music Ensembles includes small ensembles such as brass quintet, guitar ensemble, jazz combo, African/Latin hand drumming, drum line, percussion ensemble, string quartet, and woodwind quintet.​