Performance Ensembles

The Department of Music maintains many performing ensembles that provide enrichment opportunities for all Delta College students.​

Large Performing Ensembles

Large Performing Ensembles

  • Concert Choir

    The Delta College Concert Choir stresses the art of singing in a large choral ensemble. Choral masterworks for large choir are selected from the repertoire of all historical periods. The choir is open to all Delta students and tours annually.

  • Symphonic and Concert Bands

    The wind and percussion program includes several large ensembles for music majors and non-majors alike. The Delta College Symphonic Band is a non-marching organization dedicated to the rehearsal and performance of symphonic band literature. The Delta College Symphonic Band tours annually as well as performs regularly in the Stockton area both on and off campus. The Stockton Concert Band and the Lodi Community Band are also affiliated with the college and offer opportunities for the community musician to continue their music-making and musical development through regular rehearsal and performance of wind literature.

  • Jazz Bands

    Three Jazz Bands provide the opportunity to perform "Big Band" jazz of all types. The Delta College Jazz Band and Studio Bands perform regularly with top-name guest artists from the jazz world in the Delta Jazz Series as well as at other concerts, tours, and festivals.

Small Performing Ensembles

Small Performing Ensembles

Small performing ensembles provide students with the opportunity to develop specialized musical skills while often playing in one-to-a-part situations.

  • Delta Singers

    Delta Singers is a small chamber choir of the finest singers that performs choral music written for the small vocal ensemble. The Delta Singers performs a variety of types and styles of music in many forums throughout the community and state.

  • String Ensemble

    String Ensemble courses are dedicated to the rehearsal and performance of string literature for large group as well as various combinations of chamber ensemble such as duets, trios, quartets. Courses include:

    • MUSIC 058A String Orchestra I
    • MUSIC 058B String Orchestra II
    • MUSIC 058C String Orchestra III
    • MUSIC 058D String Orchestra IV
  • Percussion Ensemble

  • Brass Ensemble

  • Woodwind Ensemble

Upcoming Music Productions
February 24, 2022 (All day)
The San Joaquin Delta College Music department presents the SJDC Choral Festival Each Day will include a showcase concert for visiting high schools in addition to the festivals   Please note: Per...
February 25, 2022 (All day)
The San Joaquin Delta College Music department presents the SJDC Choral Festival   Please note: Per Delta CollegeBoard of Trustees mandate, beginning on Oct. 31, 2021, all persons must provide...