Oregon Tuba Association

  • Tuba Carol Concert 2018 – Player’s Announcement

    Wednesday, November 7th, 2018By ortubaConcerts0 comment

    Tuba Carol Concert 2018 – Tuba & Euphonium Players Wanted!

    Join the Oregon Tuba Association for the 2018 Tuba Carol Concert on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Once again we will be at Two Rivers – Dos Rios Elementary School (1084 G St. in Springfield.) Registration begins at…

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  • Saturday Market – September 29, 2018

    Wednesday, September 26th, 2018By ortubaConcerts0 comment

    The Oregon Tuba Ensemble will again be performing on the Eugene Saturday Market stage. Join us Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 2:00 PM for some real Heavy Metal music!

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  • Derek White is our new Director!

    Thursday, August 16th, 2018By ortubaNews0 comment

    Derek White is a University of Oregon Music Education major who has been studying tuba at the School of Music and Dance for several years. He has played with the Oregon Tuba Ensemble in the past, and we welcome him…

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  • 2018 Season Underway!

    Friday, April 13th, 2018By ortubaUncategorized0 comment

    Saturday, April 14 at 1:00 p.m. the Oregon Tuba Ensemble will take the stage at Eugene’s Saturday Market, with our usual mix of marches, show tunes, and classic Americana.  Come and have a listen to the heaviest Heavy Metal Band in Eugene!

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  • 2017 Tuba Carol Concert

    Saturday, October 21st, 2017By ortubaUncategorized0 comment

    Tuba Carol Concert 2017 will be held on December 2nd, 12:00 noon at Two Rivers/Dos Rios Elementary School, 1084 G St. Springfield, Oregon.  Further information will be forthcoming.  Check the Oregon Tuba Association’s Facebook page for information as well:

    https://www.facebook.com/Oregon-Tuba-Association-219413321832/

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  • 2017 Fall/Winter Season Underway

    Saturday, October 21st, 2017By ortubaUncategorized0 comment

    The OTE starting its fall season with a performance for the Eugene Symphony guild.

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  • Heavy Metal at Saturday Market

    Tuesday, April 4th, 2017By ortubaConcerts0 comment

    As April returns, so does Eugene’s Saturday Market, and on April 8th at 2:00, the Heavy Metal of the Oregon Tuba Ensemble invades Saturday Market.  Come and enjoy the local vendor’s food and crafts while listening to the Oregon Tuba Ensemble’s eclectic mix of marches, patriotic songs, movie themes…

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  • Gene Pokorny Residency

    Sunday, February 5th, 2017By ortubaNews0 comment

    The Oregon Tuba Association is helping support Gene Pokorny as the Robert Trotter Visiting Professor at the University of Oregon from February 12-15, 2017.  Highlights include an open Masterclass on Sunday, Feb. 12th (Beall Hall, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.) and a free recital on Monday, Feb. 13th (Beall…

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  • 2016-2017 OTA Scholarship Recipient

    Sunday, February 5th, 2017By ortubaNews0 comment

    OTA would like to announce that Juan Valdez is the 2016-2017 OTA James T. Newell Scholarship recipient.   Juan is a sophomore studying tuba performance at the University of Oregon under Professor Michael Grose.  His ambition is to be a professional tuba player.  His interests include playing in chamber…

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  • New Director for OTE has been selected!

    Sunday, January 22nd, 2017By ortubaNews0 comment

    With former director Andy Schanz returning to Portland full time, the OTE had a director search during the Christmas season.  We are proud to announce that Chuck Nickles, a tuba performance major from the University of Oregon (2011) who spent 5 years in Germany in the Army Band, has…

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