Over 300 Performance Opportunities
At Lamont, you'll participate as a performer, composer or conductor in one of our many ensembles. These include orchestra, opera, choir, jazz and world music groups, and more.
Performances take place in the state-of-the-art Newman Center for the Performing Arts, one of the finest facilities of its kind in the nation. The building features four distinct venues, including the 977-seat Gates Concert Hall.
While our ensembles are mostly composed of music majors, all are welcome to audition.
Contemporary Music Ensembles
Our contemporary music ensembles offer training and performance opportunities for a wide range of contemporary works. This challenging repertoire pushes students to explore the possibilities of what ensemble music can be.View all Contemporary Music Ensembles
At Lamont, you will have the freedom to explore all possibilities of chamber music and create a diverse combination of instrumental and vocal ensembles. We have ensembles for brass, guitar, percussion, piano, string and wind instruments.View all Chamber Ensembles
World-class, award-winning musicians direct our big band and vocal ensembles. We regularly perform with guest artists at nationally acclaimed festivals and competitions, and we host quarterly performances on campus.View all Jazz Ensembles
Lamont Wind Ensemble
Lamont's wind ensemble programs have a strong history of excellence — we're a staple of the Denver classical music community and our graduates go on to careers in performance, education, administration and scholarship.View the Lamont Wind Ensemble
World Music Ensembles
Our world music ensembles represent cultures from around the globe, bringing the music of the Caribbean, Brazil, India and more right here to Denver.View all World Music Ensembles
Lamont Symphony Orchestra
The award-wining Lamont Symphony Orchestra provides comprehensive and intensive training that prepares students for careers as orchestral musicians.View the Lamont Symphony Orchestra
Lamont Opera Theatre
Lamont Opera Theatre presents fully staged operas, musicals, cabarets and concert performances.View the Lamont Opera Theatre