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Umpqua Chamber Orchestra


The Umpqua Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Jason A. Heald, is a community orchestra sponsored by Umpqua Community College. The orchestra consists of UCC students and amateur musicians combined with local professional musicians. The UCO performs 4-6 programs per year, including a fall pops concert and a Young Soloist Competition Concert.

Get a list of performance dates.

Video Clips

Click on any of the images below to view performances from the Memorial Concert on October 23.

Umpqua Singers - Memorial Concert

Roseburg Concert Chorale - Memorial Concert

Roseburg Concert Chorale and Umpqua Chamber Orechestra


The Umpqua Chamber Orchestra will be rehearsing on Monday evenings at the First Presbyterian Church, 823 SE Lane Ave in Downtown Roseburg. The first rehearsal will be at the First Presbyterian Church on October 6, 2014 at 7:00 PM. If you are unable to attend this first rehearsal or have any questions, please contact Jason Heald.

Auditions / Joining

The Umpqua Chamber Orchestra is open to students and community members. Auditions are held year-round. For more information, please contact Jason Heald.


Jason Heald - Contact
Director, Associate Professor, Music
Phone: 541-440-4693


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