Rice University Bands, home of The MOB!


Welcome to Rice University Bands, home of The MOB! But we are not JUST the world-famous Marching Owl Band (that NEVER marches), we have other bands and ensembles, too! Check us out and poke around. We are happy you stopped by to visit.

Upcoming Performances:

March 24, 2019 — Jazz Combo
April 9, 2019 — Rice Symphonic Band Spring Concert


 

Want to join The MOB in 2019?

Click here for the 2019 registration form!MOB Logo Hat

If you have a desire to entertain, have an interest in writing for the field shows (comedy/satire), or want to be part of something fun, please submit the registration form and give it a whirl!

If you are interested in Rice Symphonic Band and/or Rice Jazz Band, please contact Chuck Throckmorton, Director of Bands, at cthrock@rice.edu.


Rice University bands and music classes:

-RICE SYMPHONIC BAND (MUSI 340)
-RICE JAZZ ENSEMBLE (MUSI 342)
-RICE JAZZ COMBO, AKA “Jazz Labs” (MUSI 345)
-CHAMBER MUSIC FOR NON-MUSIC MAJORSs (MUSI 340 Section 2)

Also offered:
-APPLIED STUDIES IN JAZZ (Jazz Improv) (MUSI 345)
-BAND ARRANGING (MUSI 415)

With the exception of The MOB, all our groups are part of for-credit “MUSI” courses, administered through the Shepherd School of Music and taught here in the Band Hall by our own extraordinarily talented and dedicated music teachers and professional musicians:


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