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Vocal ensembles:

BSC Concert Choir

Select mixed ensemble open to students by audition; tours extensively, including appearances at Lincoln Center in New York and in Europe, and performs major works with members of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. Also performs an annual carol service and has several CD recordings. Auditions are held each May for the following year.

Hilltop Singers

Unaccompanied chamber vocal ensemble of 16 singers, all members of the Concert Choir; performs for schools, churches, and civic groups. Members receive scholarships. Auditions are held each May for the following year.

Southern Chorale

Mixed-voice ensemble; performs each December at the annual Carol Service and presents a spring concert on campus. Auditions are held each term.

BSC Opera

Presents a fully-staged opera with professional orchestra every other year, and staged scenes twice each academic year. Recent full productions include Die Fledermaus (Strauss), The Comedy on the Bridge (Martinu), The Impressario (Mozart), Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck), The Consul (Menotti), and La Boheme (Puccini).

Musical theatre

BSC’s Theatre Department hosts an intensive program in musical theatre; roles are open to all students by audition. Recent productions include RENT, Next to Normal, and Spring Awakening.

One A-Chord Gospel Choir

Twenty-member student/alumni group focused on spiritual and cultural inspiration and fellowship, performs each spring.