The University of St. Francis offers several instrumental and vocal ensembles designed to cater to all types of musicians.
Electronic Ensemble: “DARA OS”
Students from USF’s Digital & Audio Recording Arts Program use technology to compose original songs and remixes.
Director: Alby Odum
Students are invited to audition for this jazz performance group, which also provides a scholarship opportunity.
Director: Jacob Slocum
JJC Community Band
USF students may register for this 100-member instrumental ensemble.
Joliet Symphony Orchestra
This university-community partnership performs varied work for orchestra. See the JSO website here.
Director: Sean Paul Mills, Director of Orchestral Activities
Pep Band: “Band of Saints
Want to get people pepped up by performing at games and other special events? Learn about USF’s pep band!
Director: John Donovan
Claritas Master Chorale
Our university’s large choral ensemble.
Director: Youngham Lee, Director of Choral Activities
An auditioned chamber ensemble, Schola performs a variety of repertoire.
Vocal Jazz Ensemble:
“The Swingin’ Saints”
Singers perform “anything that swings!”