UTSC MUSIC SOCIETY

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Executive Elections

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Announcements

It’s time to pick next year’s executive team for UMS!   The application form is available here, and is due on Monday, March 21st at 5:00 P.M.  If you are interested in applying, please fill out the form and email it with your resume to info@utscmusic.com.

>> CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM <<

Executive positions include:

President

  • Responsible for overseeing general club operations
  • Official spokesperson for the club
  • Lead organizer for the club’s larger initiatives (e.g. creation of new ensembles)
  • Maintains communication with the ensemble leaders
  • Ensures that the club is functioning in a manner consistent with the club’s values and constitution
  • Direction, development and promotion of the overall objectives and goals of the club
  • Design posters, facebook banners, tv banners, and brochures for UMS events and initiatives

Vice President

  • Maintain documentation of the club’s operations throughout the year
  • Oversees club and ensemble recruitment
  • Management of club email
  • Coordinates merchandise sales (both semesters)

Secretary

  • Initiates communication via email with new club members
  • Records minutes during executive and general meetings
  • Assists Vice President to maintain documentation of the club’s operations throughout the year
  • Assists Vice President to strategize new ways to recruit members for UMS, and reach all the musicians on campus

Treasurer

  • Completes funding applications for events and initiatives
  • Maintains record of financial transactions
  • Signing officer on the UMS bank account
  • Assists in organization of our major fundraising projects (merchandise sales and singing telegrams)

Marketing Lead

  • Strategizes new ways to recruit members for UMS, and reach all the musicians on campus
  • Networks with other club leaders and community groups to look for opportunities for collaboration
  • Contacts advertising services (on- and off-campus) to promote UMS initiatives
  • Maintains the club’s online presence by regularly updating our facebook and twitter pages, and the UMS website

Events Coordinator (x4)

  • Organizes on‐campus events that provide members with opportunities for performance
  • Organizes off-campus performance trips to see professional musicians (TSO, musicals, etc.)
  • Organizes social events for our members (movie nights, end-of-term socials)

Merchandise

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Announcements

Want to show your love for music? UTSC Music Merchandise is now being sold! Come visit us during our table hours to drop off your completed form and money. Forms can be found on our website at here or picked up at table hours. Please enclose the exact amount within an envelope labelled “Merch” as we cannot guarantee that we will have change. Sales will be happening until Friday, March 11th. Our table hours for this week can be found under ‘Table Hours‘.

To see styles and colours, click here.

<<CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A FORM>>

2016-02 Tshirts Poster - Web

 

UMS Holiday Party

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Events

Holiday Party Poster

Come celebrate the holidays with us at our Holiday Party! We’ll have karaoke, Just Dance, and lots of food! We’ll also have an Ugly Sweater Competition so don’t forget to wear your ugliest holiday sweater! Tickets are $2 for non-members and $1 for members, with sign-up available at the door. Visit our table in the student centre to purchase tickets or purchase them at the door!

Monday, November 30: 10 AM – 12 PM
Tuesday, December 1: 3 PM – 5 PM
Wednesday, December 2: 12 PM – 2 PM

Music of the British Isles Concert: Nov 14

Written by ainsley. Posted in Events

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The UTSC Community Concert Band will be performing on Saturday, November 14th, 7:00 PM, at the Forest Brook Community Church (60 Kearney Drive, Ajax).

Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students/seniors.   They can be purchased at the door, or from any band member.

Programme:

King Across the Water – Fraser
Nimrod – Elgar, arr. Reed
I’m Seventeen Come Sunday  – Grainger, arr. Daehn
Two Variants on “Dives and Lazarus” – Wagner
Themes from Green Bushes – Grainger, arr. Daehn
English Folk Song Suite – Vaughan Williams
Cross Creek – Strommen
Loch Lomond – Ticheli
Prelude, Siciliano, and Rondo – Arnold/Paynter

Please RSVP on our Facebook event if you are planning to attend!

First Year Representatives

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Uncategorized

We’re looking to add two new first-year UTSC students to our executive team for the 2015-16 year. The application form is available below, and is due on Monday, October 5th at 5:00 P.M.  If you are interested in applying, please fill out the form and email it with your resume to info@utscmusic.com.

>> CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM <<

Executive positions include:

Communications Assistant

  • Initiates communication via email with new club members
  • Strategizes new ways to recruit members for UMS and reach all the musicians on campus
  • Assists Communications Lead to maintain documentation of the club’s operations throughout the year
  • Records minutes

 

Marketing Assistant

  • Works with Marketing Lead to maintain Twitter and Facebook feeds and our website
  • Creates a strong online presence for UMS, ensuring our members are informed of our upcoming events and feel involved in club activities
  • HTML knowledge not required, but is considered an asset
  • Design posters, Facebook banners, and brochures for UMS events and initiatives
  • Skilled in Adobe Photoshop

Executive Elections

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Announcements

It’s time to pick next year’s executive team for UMS!   The application form is available here, and is due on Friday, March 27th at 5:00 P.M.  If you are interested in applying, please fill out the form and email it with your resume to info@utscmusic.com.

>> CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM <<

Executive positions include:

President

  • Responsible for overseeing general club operations
  • Official spokesperson for the club
  • Lead organizer for the club’s larger initiatives (e.g. creation of new ensembles)
  • Maintains communication with the ensemble leaders
  • Ensures that the club is functioning in a manner consistent with the club’s values and constitution
  • Direction, development and promotion of the overall objectives and goals of the club

 

Communications Lead

  • Maintain documentation of the club’s operations throughout the year
  • Oversees club and ensemble recruitment
  • Management of club email
  • Coordinates merchandise sales (both semesters)
  • Strategizes new ways to recruit members for UMS, and reach all the musicians on campus

 

Communications Assistant

  • Initiates communication via email with new club members
  • Records minutes
  • Assists Communications Lead to maintain documentation of the club’s operations throughout the year
  • Assists Communications Lead to strategize new ways to recruit members for UMS, and reach all the musicians on campus

 

Finance Officer

  • Completes funding applications for events and initiatives
  • Maintains record of financial transactions
  • Signing officer on the UMS bank account
  • Assists Communications Lead and Events Lead in organization of our major fundraising projects (merchandise sales and singing telegrams)

 

Marketing Lead

  • Networks with other club leaders and community groups to look for opportunities for collaboration
  • Contacts advertising services (on- and off-campus) to promote UMS initiatives
  • Maintains the club’s online presence by regularly updating our facebook and twitter pages,  and the UMS website

 

Marketing Associate

  • Design posters, facebook banners, tv banners, and brochures for UMS events and initiatives
  • Assists Marketing Lead to maintain the club’s online presence by regularly updating Facebook and twitter pages, and the UMS website

 

Events Lead

  • Organizes on‐campus events that provide members with opportunities for performance
  • Organizes off-campus performance trips to see professional musicians (TSO, musicals, etc.)
  • Organizes social events for our members (movie nights, end-of-term socials)
  • Manages a team of three event coordinators, who will assist with the above tasks

 

Events Coordinator (x4)

  • Carries out tasks as delegated by the Events Lead

UMS Holiday Party!

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Events

You are invited to the annual UMS Holiday Party happening on the last day of classes, Monday December 1, in the TV Lounge of the Student Centre! Our annual holiday party will feature karaoke, FREE FOOD, and our famous Ugly Christmas/Holiday Sweater Contest! So come join us with your itchiest and most festive sweaters and you might just win some amazing prizes! Admission is FREE! Hope to see you there!

Wicked Trip!

Written by Priya Sivathason. Posted in Events

Hey everyone!

The UTSC Music Society is planning a trip to go see Wicked on Tuesday, October 14 at 7:30pm at the Ed Mirvish Theater.  Tickets are on sale right now! They are $46 and will be sold during our office hours in the Student Center. Update weekly office hours can be found on the Office Hours page. Tickets will be sold on a first come-first serve basis so be sure to drop by and pick up your ticket as soon as possible. To purchase a ticket, a deposit of $20 must be made when signing up during our office hours. The remainder to be paid when picking up the tickets. Tickets are non-refundable.

Hope to see you all there!

Call For Performers!

Written by ainsley. Posted in Events

La Prep has been kind enough to host a UMS Lounge Night, featuring live performances by our members, in their restaurant next Wednesday, October 1, at 5:30 PM.  We are still looking for musicians to perform, so if you’d like to sing a song or play a tune, please sign up here!

>> SIGN UP FOR LOUNGE NIGHT <<

Back to School!

Written by ainsley. Posted in Announcements

Hi everyone! Welcome back to campus! This week, you can find UMS in the Meeting Place at Club’s Week, recruiting new members and sharing info about the exciting events we have planned for this year. If you missed meeting us at our table, make sure you check out the opportunities we have available:

Join UMS!

Fill out this form to become a member of UMS, and get notified about all our concerts / trips / various shenanigans.  Currently, we’re planning a group trip to go see Wicked, looking for musicians to perform at our October coffee night, and recruiting for the UTSC music ensembles!  Also, merchandise sales will be starting soon!!

Be a First Year Representative!

We`re looking to add two new UTSC students to our executive team for the 2014-15 year.  Fill out an application form and email it back to us to apply.

Join the UTSC Community Concert Band!

Do you play one of those instruments that you blow air through, or hit with sticks?  Yes!?  Then we want to know you!  Rehearsals are starting soon, so make sure you click here to sign up!  This semester we’re planning on doing a Halloween-themed concert on campus, and a Christmas concert at the lovely St. Francis Centre.

Join Vocomotive!

Don’t lie — we know you’ve all been watching an episode Glee and thought to yourself “one day, I hope to be cool enough to join an a capella choir.”  That day is now!  This student-run ensemble performs at various events around campus, and can be found serenading sweethearts during their popular Valentine’s Day Singing Telegram event.  Contact Jamie Li to schedule your audition.

Get a Credit for Making Music!

Yes you read that right! You can get course credit for being in the UTSC Concert Band, Concert Choir, String Orchestra, or Small Ensemble course.  Head on over to the Department of Arts, Culture and Media for the details.