Ensemble Library

Access to the Ensemble Library is limited to the directors of the URI Music Department’s major performing ensembles:

  • Concert Choir
  • University Chorus
  • Symphony Orchestra
  • Jazz Program
  • Symphonic Wind Ensemble
  • Concert Band
  • “Ram” Marching Band

Only those students serving as graduate assistants for the ensembles above and those URI Music students with written permission from one of the directors can borrow form this collection.

The scores for the Concert Band and Symphony Orchestra libraries are kept in the Music Resource Center and, with the exceptions noted previously, may only be perused upon request within the MRC confines.


Call Number Codes

For Ensemble Library Selections

Within the Choral Library
C = SATB voices
CJ = Choral Jazz
T = Treble voices (unison or two part)
W = Women’s voices (SSA, etc.)
M = Men’s voices (TTB, etc.)
X = Large works (length and/or bulky-oversized)

Within the Band Library
C = Concert Band
BC = Band Collection
CM = Classic March (John Phillip Sousa et al. in small=sized editions)
MB = “Ram” Marching Band

Within the Orchestra Library
O = Full Orchestra
OC = Orchestra Collection
SO = String Orchestra
YO = Youth Orchestra (easy pieces arranged for young musicians)
JO = Jazz Orchestra

Within the Jazz Library
BB = Big Band
BBV = Big Band with Vocals
JC = Jazz Combo
JSX = Sax Combo
JO = Jazz Orchestra (duplicate titles from JOs in Orchestra Library)

Band Library

Choral Library

Orchestra Library

Jazz Library


C = SATB Voices
CJ = Choral Jazz
T = Treble Voices (Unison or Two Part)
W = Women’s Voices (SSA, etc.)
M = Men’s Voices (TTB, etc.)
X = Large Works (Lengthy and/or bulky-oversized)

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