Monday, Wednesday and Friday
2:15 p.m.-4:10 p.m.
Fall 2021: Kent State University Student Center Ballroom
Spring 2022: University Auditorium, Cartwright Hall
Who can join?
Kent State University students enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate program.
The core ensemble includes the following instrumentalists:
How can I join?
By a simple placement audition in the fall or spring semester.
Kent State University Orchestra Society
The Kent State University Orchestra is supported by the Kent State Orchestra Society, a non-profit organization founded in 1973 to provide scholarships for the members of the ensemble.
Because of the generosity and support of this organization, nearly every student in the KSU Orchestra receives financial assistance in the form of a scholarship.
By the numbers:
- $60,000+ in scholarships awarded every year.
- Over 30 scholarships have been awarded yearly.
- Since it’s founding in the 1970s, the organization has supported the student members of the ensemble with nearly $1 million in scholarships given to over 650 students.