Centenary College of Louisiana, our Highland partner and neighbor offers two choirs, orchestra, opera and music theater productions, and various chamber experiences, students have a broad range of ensemble opportunities to explore. Many of the productions are free of charge. Please visit Hurley School of Music website for all upcoming events.
Hurley School of Music– 2911 Centenary Blvd, (318) 869-5235. A professional music school within Centenary College; provides musical and educational resources for the community.
Camerata– 2911 Centenary, (318) 869-5235, www.centenary.edu/music/ensembles. Performs classic choral works to the highest musical standards in 2-4 local concerts a year.
Centenary College Choir– 2911 Centenary, (318) 869-5200, www.centenarychoir.org. Comprised of Centenary students from any academic major, the Centenary choir has been performing all over the world since 1941.
Centenary Jazz Ensemble– 2911 Centenary, (318) 869-5235, www.centenary.edu/music/ensembles. Exploring the jazz repertoire from the 1920s to the 21st century, this ensemble offers several performances a year both on-campus and off-campus.
Centenary Percussion Ensemble– 2911 Centenary, (318) 869-5235, www.centenary.edu/music/ensembles. Lead by the principal percussionist with the Shreveport Symphony, provides students with the opportunity to perform on a wide variety of percussion instruments in a group setting.
Centenary Suzuki School– 2911 Centenary, (318) 869-5728, www.centenarysuzuki.com. Offers violin, viola, and cello lessons to children using the Suzuki method.
Centenary Wind Ensemble– 2911 Centenary, (318) 869-5235, www.centenary.edu/music/ensembles. Performs both traditional and contemporary band literature.
The Opera Workshop– 2911 Centenary Blvd, (318) 869-5253, www.centenary.edu/music/ensembles. Provides students with the opportunity to participate in opera scene recitals as well as full-scale productions once a year.
Hurley Orchestra– 2911 Centenary Blvd, (318) 869-5253, www.centenary.edu/music/ensembles/orchestra. Comprised of approximately 40 music and non-music majors at Centenary College; all concerts are free and open to the public.
Fairfield Studios– 1510 Fairfield Ave, (318) 220-0400, www.fairfieldstudios.com. Provides a full array of multi-media production and post-production support. Also hosts the Shreveport House Concert Series.
KSCL 91.3– www.kscl.blogspot.com. Shreveport’s alternative music radio station; run by Centenary College students.
River Cities Jubilee Chorus– 2115 Line Ave, (318) 673-4968, www.shreveportharmony.org. An award-winning Barbershop Chorus.
Shreveport Federation of Musicians (AFM Local 116)- 517 Creswell, (318) 222-5183, www.afm116.org. A non-profit organization dedicated to and advocating for professional musicians.
For a listing of additional music & performance venues across Shreveport-Bossier City visit http://www.shreveport-bossier.org/