Music Programs - Defiance College

Music Programs



Welcome to Defiance College Music Programs. Defiance College has more than a century of tradition in the arts and continues to inspire, teach, and present programs to the DC campus and the surrounding community. Defiance College does not currently support a music major, but offers three music minors and multiple performing ensembles for students to express their artistic nature. Ensemble personnel consists of like-minded participants that are looking to have a career outside of music, but have a true love and understanding for the arts.

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Choral Instrumental Theatre
DC Chamber Singers Yellow Jacket Band DC Players 
Defiance College Choral Union Black Swamp Symphony Orchestra  
Black Swamp Honors Choir DC Community Band  
  DC Pep Band  
  Big Band Sound  
  DC Chamber Groups
  Percussion Ensemble  


For questions or information regarding the music programming available at Defiance College please contact Andrew Schultz, Director of Music Programs, at


DC Yellow Jacket Marching Band DC Chamber Singers
DC Community Choir DC Players Theatre Performance


Defiance College Messiah 2010

Upcoming Events



Tuesday, February 9
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Defiance College Community Band Rehearsals Begin
Schauffler 117

Saturday, February 6 & 13
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm 
Music Scholarship Audition Day
Schauffler 117

Saturday, February 13
7:00 pm showcase, 6:00 pm auction opens
DCCS Valentine’s Day Cabaret
Schomburg Auditorium
Freewill Offering
Silent Auction before & during performance

 Thursday, February 18
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Black Swamp Symphony Orchestra Rehearsals Begin
Schauffler 117

Saturday, March 19
7:30 pm
DC Community Band Cabaret
Weaner Community Center
$10 Reserved Seating

Sunday, April 17
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
DC Chamber Singers Defiance
Church Sing

Friday, April 22
7:00 pm 
DC Black Swamp String Orchestra
Spring Concert

Location TBD

 Saturday, April 23
7:00 pm
DC Chamber Singers Spring Choral Concert
St. John United Church of Christ

Sunday, April 24
4:30 pm
DC Chamber Singers Spring Choral Concert
Location TBD