Music (LUUMS)

What we’re all about

The Leeds University Union Music Society (LUUMS) is one of the biggest societies in the LUU and have something to offer you regardless of your subject of study, musical ability or taste. There are 10 ensembles for you to be involved with, a piano and chamber music showcase and some fantastic social events, ranging from watching concerts in the city to our Friday Feature events, showcasing the best music available from around the university.

Auditioned Ensembles

  • Chamber Choir
  • Chamber Orchestra
  • Symphony Orchestra
  • Symphonic Wind Orchestra

Open Ensembles

  • Brass Band
  • Chorus
  • Concert Band
  • Composers' Ensemble
  • Sinfonia
  • Symphonic Choir

Auditions for 2018/19 have now closed. Our Open Ensembles however are open to everyone, regardless of musical ability so feel free to come along and join in. Rehearsals have started, so just turn up on the day.

More information about each of our ensembles is available on our website: www.luums.org

Rehearsals 

Mondays

17 30 - 19 30 - Chorus

19 30 - 21 30 - Sinfonia

Tuesdays

17 00 - 19 00 - Brass Band

19 30 - 21 30 - Chamber Choir

Wednesdays

15 00 - 17 00 - Composers' Ensemble 

17 00 - 19 00 - Chamber Orchestra

19 30 - 21 30 - Symphonic Wind Orchestra

Thursdays

17 00 - 19 00 - Symphonic Choir

19 00 - 21 30 - Symphony Orchestra 

Fridays

17 00 - 19 00 - Concert Band

Socials

We have an exciting social calendar lined up for this year, ranging from ensemble based socials to society wide film nights and concert trips to the city. We also host our own Intro and Refreshers Party, as well as our Friday Feature events which provide a platform for the best up and coming performers from around the university.

Membership

Full membership costs £20 and gives you access to all ensembles, discounted tickets and performance opportunities. Departmental membership costs £5 and gives you access to composers ensemble, performance opportunities through the Friday feature and discounts to various events. Alumni can become Friends of LUUMS which gets you an invitation to the society showcase concerts, discounted tickets to events and a copy of the society newsletter. Contact our Fundraising and Sponsorship Officers and luums.fundraising@gmail.com

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