About the Program

  • Ferrum College Marching Band and Color Guard
  • Ferrum College Mountain Winds Community Band The Ferrum College Mountain Winds is a new ensemble that rehearses on Monday nights from 6:45 to 8:00 PM at the Grousbeck Music Center. It is comprised of Ferrum College Band students as well of members of the community. The FCMW is conducted by Dr. Sixto Montesinos, Director of Bands. To join please email
  • Ferrum College Iron Mountain Brass Ensemble 
  • Concert Choir: This vocal group is open to anyone who enjoys singing. A variety of musical literature is explored, including sacred, contemporary, popular, and Broadway. This ensemble performs several times each semester for a variety of college functions. In addition to concert performances, the members of the concert choir often participate in the yearly musical.
  • Collegiates: This women’s vocal group is selected by audition only. A variety of musical literature is learned for performances both on and off campus. This ensemble has developed an excellent reputation for its music ministry throughout the greater area. In addition, many of the singers win leading roles in the Theater/Music Department’s musical productions.

The curriculum incorporates a variety of courses such as:

  • Music Appreciation
  • Music Fundamentals
  • Harmony and Musicianship I and II
  • Aural Theory
  • Music History
  • Music for Children
  • Piano Class I and II
  • Voice Class I and II