World Music Ensemble

Sheila Falls Keohane, director

The World Music Ensemble performs music from a variety of world traditions, including Brazilian, Irish, Appalachian, and South Indian music. Open to all students, regardless of musical background, the ensemble draws upon students’ previous experience, but also introduces new performance practices. The ensemble rehearses weekly, performing at least once each semester.

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Listen to the World Music Ensemble

La Llorona

Gypsy Wine


Hector the Hero

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Each semester, World Music rehearses Tuesdays, from 7:00-9:00 pm in Watson Fine Arts, Room 222.


World Music Ensemble is open all instrumentalists and singers, and no audition is necessary to join. Contact Sheila Falls-Keohane for information on joining the group.

Academic Credit

Students may elect to receive academic credit for participation in any large department ensemble. Ensembles award 2 credits for two semesters of participation. Students may register on WINDOW during official registration periods. All ensembles are listed under “Music Performance.” Registration in the second semester of the course is not automatic. Students should register for each semester of participation.