The UH Bands are proud to announce the 2018-2019 chamber groups:
UH Bands Brass Quintet Parker Nakamura, trumpet Tate Sakamoto, trumpet Crystal Lee, horn Joseph Nakamoto, trombone Gabriel Choy, tuba
UH Bands Woodwind Quintet Edra Ha, flute Ocean Akaka, oboe Tobi Tiamzon, clarinet Dane Pinell, horn Diane Manzana, bassoon
UH Bands Saxophone Quartet Pablo Furukawa, alto Casandra Ancheta, alto Mariko Niosco, tenor Michael May, baritone
The UH Bands Chamber Groups are the top wind and brass chamber ensembles at UH-Manoa. They rehearse, perform, and tour throughout Oahu and the Hawaiian Islands, working with our UH Music faculty and renowned visiting artists on a regular basis.
Membership is open to new & returning undergrad & graduate UH-Manoa students in any major. Membership is by audition only, and renewable for up to four years.
* $5,000/year tuition waiver ($2,500 per semester)
* enrollment in applied lessons (MUS 231x; course fee still applies) * regular coachings with UH Music faculty * performance opportunities on & off campus
* enroll and play in Chamber Music Ensemble (MUS 410F, fall & spring semesters) * enroll and play in the UH Wind Ensemble (MUS 419B, fall & spring semesters)
* perform regularly on & off off campus as a chamber group
UH Bands Chamber Groups - General / Waiver Information