The University of Wisconsin-Platteville offers a wide variety of ensembles both large and small. Do you want to play classics of band literature, explore performance literature for chorus, or be exposed to the many works written for string ensembles? Are you determined to sing masterpieces of opera and musical theatre or march as a proud Pioneer at a UW-Platteville football game? You will find a chance to do all of this and more!


The band program at UW-Platteville is dedicated to stimulating musical growth and providing a comprehensive education to prepare aspiring teachers and performers.

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With five vibrant ensembles, there is a wealth of rewarding experiences awaiting those who love to sing and who want to be a part of our choral community.

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Amazing orchestra concerts, a musical, the annual Holiday Gala, as well as student and faculty soloists, are some of the great opportunities the UW-Platteville orchestra program is offering this year.

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Concerto/Aria Info


Opportunities are abundant for jazz studies at UW-Platteville. Jazz I, Pioneer Jazz Orchestra, the repertory big band, and four combos serve as classes for the study of jazz improvisation and styles.

Join Jazz Band

Marching Pioneers

We look forward to building on the exciting marching band tradition that we have here at UW-Platteville and would like to personally invite you to become a part of the Marching Pioneers tradition.

Join the Marching Pioneers

Pioneer Percussion

Students interested in percussion studies at UW-Platteville will be given opportunities to study both pitched and non-pitched percussion instruments.

Learn More About Pioneer Percussion

Musical Theatre

The theatre program offers the arts major with a theatre emphasis, various minors in theatre, and opportunities for all students on the UW-Platteville campus to participate in play production.

Learn more about Theatre and Musical Theatre

Faculty Ensembles

UW-Platteville's music faculty have professional experience in performance, conducting, and arranging. Here at UW-Platteville we are lucky to have two talented faculty ensembles: Ensemble Nouveau and Kassia.

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