Musical Performance Ensembles

Students who seek musical performance opportunities, whether instrumental or vocal, have extraordinary opportunities at Purdue. Members of our musical ensembles have traveled across the country and around the world representing Purdue.

Purdue University Bands and Orchestra

Purdue University Bands and Orchestra represents a commitment to excellence, from its tradition-rich “All-American” Marching Band to its award-winning  jazz and concert bands, symphony orchestra, and athletic pep bands. There are no music majors at Purdue, so students from any major on campus have opportunities to perform through more than a dozen different ensembles that represent a wide range of musical genres.

Purdue Musical Organizations

Purdue Musical Organizations (PMO) is an extracurricular organization that houses a variety of vocal performing ensembles, representing all styles of music, including a traditional men’s glee club, a gospel choir, a women’s vocal group, and many specialty ensembles.