Choir members

Cal Poly Choirs


This select group is the most advanced choral ensemble on campus. PolyPhonics is a highly visible ensemble and a touring choir that represents the university in the community, across the nation and internationally. Recent and upcoming tours include San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Carnegie Hall, England and France. 

Rehearsals: Daily except Thursday, 11:10 a.m.–12 noon

Credit for Participation:
MU 181/381

The University Singers

This is a large mixed choir which performs works for women's and men's chorus, as well as works for large mixed chorus. Included in its repertoire are sacred and secular works in many styles including newly composed works, as well as multicultural selections.

Rehearsals: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 4:10–5 p.m.

Credit for Participation:
MU 185/385

Chamber Choir

The group specializes in the performance of works from the Renaissance and Baroque, as well as modern chamber music. Members include instrumentalists as well as vocalists.

Rehearsals: Daily except Friday 3:10–4 p.m.

Credit for Participation:
MU 186/386


This select group is an advanced ensemble specializing in the performance of repertoire for soprano and alto voices. The ensemble performs a variety of repertoire ranging from the Renaissance to modern, jazz and other genres. This group has been honored with performance invitations to the California Music Educators Association Conference, and an upcoming performance in spring 2023 at Lincoln Center in New York City.

Rehearsals: Wednesdays 4:10-6 p.m.

Credit for Participation:
MU 182/382




Ensemble Director
Scott Glysson, Director of Choral Activities
Email Dr. Glysson
Phone: 805-756-1548