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University Orchestra

The University of Texas University Orchestra (UTUO) is the university's campus-wide orchestra, drawing its membership from throughout the university community. Led by graduate students in orchestral conducting, the UTUO welcomes all UT Austin undergraduate and graduate students as well as faculty, staff and affiliates to audition. UTUO performs two concerts each semester that reflect a wide and exciting range of symphonic literature.

Farkhad Khudyev

Music Director, Symphony Orchestra

Assistant Professor of Music in Orchestral Studies

 

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Ke Yuan Hsin

Co-Director, University Orchestra

Teaching Assistant, Orchestral Conducting

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Join

Universtiy Orchestra is open to all qualified students across the university by audition. Auditions are in both Fall and Spring semesters. Students admitted in Fall do not re-audition in Spring.

Audition Info

 


Course

UNDERGRADUATE ENS 102U
GRADUATE ENS 182U

T-Th, 7–8:30p   
MRH 2.118

 


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Upcoming Performances

the ut horn choir hold their instruments
Event Status
Scheduled
November 29, 2022, 4:30 - 6:00 pm
abstract geometric icons of a flute and a clarinet
Event Status
Scheduled
November 29, 2022, 7:30 - 9:00 pm
A trombonist holding his trombone looks confidently into camera
Event Status
Scheduled
November 30, 2022, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
undergraduate opera students perform an opera scene on stage, dressed in black.
Event Status
Scheduled
November 30, 2022, 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Smiling Members of symphony band in concert attire posing with instruments
Event Status
Scheduled
November 30, 2022, 7:30 - 8:30 pm
Morning to Midnight
Clifton Croomes, conductor
Weston Lewis, guest conductor

Frank Ticheli
Wild Nights!

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Event Status
Scheduled
November 30, 2022, 8:00 - 9:00 pm
Abstract image of Brass valves
Event Status
Scheduled
December 1, 2022, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
An Asian woman wearing a white shirt and jean jacket smiles and holds her violin.
Event Status
Scheduled
December 1, 2022, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
undergraduate opera students perform an opera scene on stage, dressed in black.
Event Status
Scheduled
December 1, 2022, 7:00 - 9:00 pm
a saxophone player and a trumpet player solo during a jazz performance in Bates Recital Hall
Event Status
Scheduled
December 1, 2022, 7:30 - 9:00 pm
The University Orchestra on Bate Recital Hall stage
A horn player performs during an orchestra performance.
Male Conductor conducts the University Orchestra
First and second violinists perform at a University Orchestra concert.
A female conductor leading the University Orchestra.

Previous Seasons


 

21/22

Benjamin Britten
Peter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes, Op. 33a 

Alexander Borodin
Symphony No. 2 in B Minor

Antonín Dvořák
Symphony No. 6 in D Major, Op. 60

Aram Khachaturian
Suite from Masquerade

Florence Price
Symphony No. 1 in E minor

Franz Von Suppé
Overture to Light Calvary

Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Variations on a Rococo Theme for
Cello & Orchestra
 

 

19/20

Ludwig van Beethoven
Coriolan Overture, Op. 62

Leonard Bernstein
Overture to Candide 

Claude Debussy
Petite Suite

Antonín Dvořák
Symphony No. 7 in D Minor

Edvard Grieg
Suite No. 2 from Peer Gynt

Giuseppe Verdi
Overture to La Forza del destino 

Carl Maria von Weber
Overture to Oberon

18/19

Johannes Brahms
Allegro from Symphony No. 4

Antonín Dvořák
Violin Concerto in A Minor

Edward Elgar
Sevillaña

Franz Liszt
Les Préludes, S. 97

Leevi Madetoja
Symphony No. 1 in F Major

Jean Sibelius
Finlandia, Op. 26

Richard Wagner
Overture to Tannhäuser

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