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Performing Ensembles at UTPB

MUEN 1121.001:  University Choir with Dr. Eychaner (frank.eychaner@gmail.com
Meets Monday through Friday at 4pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall (#181 WNPAC)
The University Choir is the primary choral ensemble at UTPB. The mission of the ensemble is to present a wide variety of music representing the utmost quality in performance practice and stylistic guidelines from music history.  

MUEN 1122.001:  Falcon Flock with Mr. Harris (harris_c@utpb.edu
Meets Monday through Friday at 12pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall (#181 WNPAC)
The Falcon Flock is also the Falcon Wind Ensemble that performs at commencements, convocations, several athletic events, and community service programs such as Empty Bowls and the Odessa Teddy Bear Patrol.

MUEN 1123.501:  University Philharmonic with Dr. Hohstadt (hohstadt_t@utpb.edu
Meets Tuesdays at 6:30pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall (#181 WNPAC)
The University Strings is our main string group on campus and performs standard orchestra literature.

MUEN 1125:  Vocal Jazz with Dr. Eychaner (frank.eychaner@gmail.com)
Meets T/Th from 3-3:50pm in the Cowan Classroom inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility for the music rehearsal. 

MUEN 1126: Falcon Marching Band with Mr. Clayton Harris (harris_c@utpb.edu)
Meets Monday through Friday from 12:00 until 12:50pm during fall semesters at the Wagner Noël.

MUEN 1124:  String Quartets with John Madura (johnmadura18@hotmail.com) and Amy Huzjak (amy.huzjak@gmail.com)

Meets Wednesdays from 2-3pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.
The Chamber Strings is a group of advanced violin, viola, cello, and bass players performing small ensemble works.

MUEN 1124: Brass Ensemble with Clayton Harris (Harris_c@utpb.edu)
Meets Tuesday and Thursday at 11-11:50am in Mason Rehearsal Hall inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility. 
The Brass Ensemble is a group of instrumentalists that perform literature from Gabrieli's antiphonal brass masterworks to compositions by modern brass composers.

MUEN 1124:  Vocal Ensemble with Gregory Pysh (gpysh@fpcmid.org)
Meets Mondays from 7-9pm in Sewell Adjunct Faculty Studio inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.
The Vocal Ensemble is a group of advanced singers performing Broadway and other musical theatre selections.
 
MUEN 1124:  Women's Chorus with Gregory Pysh (gpysh@fpcmid.org)

Meets Tuesday and Thursday from 3-3:50pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility. The Women's Chorus is new in 2015 and will perform works demonstrating the elegance of the female voice.

MUEN 1124:  Percussion Ensemble with Jimmy Olague (jimmy.olague@ectorcountyisd.org)
Meets Thursdays at 5:30pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall.
The Percussion Ensemble is a group of students that currently play a percussion instrument AND those desiring to learn a bit about percussion.
 
MUEN 1124:  Guitar Ensemble with Jacob Porter (fret440@yahoo.com)  
Meets Mondays at 7pm in the Sewell Adjunct Suite inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.
The Guitar Ensemble is a group of students major in guitar AND those just learning how to play.
 
MUEN 1124:  Jazz Combo with Richy Puga (richypuga@att.net)
Meets Wednesdays from 5-7pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.
The Jazz Combo is a group of students learning to perform using Real Books.
 
MUEN 1124:  Mariachi Ensemble with Albert Madrid (madridala@suddenlink.net)
Meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30-7pm in the Mason Rehearsal Hall inside of the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.

MUEN 1124: Piano Ensemble with Deborah Butler (butler_d@utpb.edu)
Meets Thursdays 6-7pm in the Cowan Classroom inside the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.

MUEN 1124: Ballet Folklorico with Robyn Hernandez (utpb_ballet_folklorico@yahoo.com)
Meets Thursdays 7-9:45pm in MB 3269.

MUEN 1124: Woodwind Ensemble with Caryn Crutchfield (caryn2525@aol.com)
Meets Wednesdays 3-4pm in Mason Rehearsal Hall inside the Rea Music and Academic Center of the Wagner Noël facility.


If you would like to join an ensemble, please don’t hesitate to contact the ensemble’s director! 

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