All Crane students are encouraged to perform at a high level. In fact, many are aiming for careers as performing musicians. The Crane School can point to a long tradition of preparing excellent performers, and today, many alumni are enjoying successful careers in major operas and orchestras, both in the United States and abroad.
Performance ensembles of The Crane School of Music are open to all students of the College through auditions. Non-majors are encouraged to audition for these music ensembles as well as music majors. Details are provided below.