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The Kansas State University Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble is under the direction of Dr. Steven Maxwell, assistant professor of tuba and euphonium. The ensemble is made up of euphonium and tuba music majors, minors and non-majors.

The KSU Tuba Euphonium Ensemble has been featured at numerous conferences including the 2005 Rocky Mountain States Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference held at the University Northern Colorado, and the 2003, 2007 and 2009 Great Plains Regional Tuba Euphonium Conferences held at the University of Missouri Kansas City, Missouri Western and Kansas State University respectively. They also performed at the 2007 Kansas Music Educators Association Convention held in Wichita, Kansas.

The group actively performs from 2-4 concerts each semester. The group also maintains the the Manhattan, KS Tuba Christmas which is held each year on the second Saturday of December.


Recent repertoire list for the KSU Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble:

Barber, Samuel. Adagio from String Quartet No. 1. arr. by Thomas Stein
Cheetham, J. Consortium for Euphoniums and Tubas
Dempsey, Ray. Now Hear This!
Forte, Aldo. Tubas Latinas
Forte, Aldo. Seguidillas.
George, Thom Ritter. Tubamobile
George, Thom Ritter. Tubasonatina
Greig, Edvard. Four Pieces. arr. Peter Rauch
Gretchaninov, Alexander. Lord, now lettest thou. arr. Thomas G. Stein
Holborne, Anthony. 10 Pieces. arr. John Stevens
Haydn, Michael. Tenebrae facte sunt. arr. by Thomas Stein
Mussorgsky, Modest. The Old Castle. arr. E.Golas
Mussorgsky, Modest. Bydlo. arr. E. Golas
Pärt, A. Magnificat. arr. Thomas G. Stein
Puccini, G. Nessun dorma. arr. Thomas Stein
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai. Procession of the Nobles. arr. by Mike Forbes
Stevens, John. Fanfare for a Friend
Stevens, John. Benediction
Shostakovich, Dimitri. Prelude, Op. 34, No. 14. arr. by Peter Rauch
Shostakovich, Dimitri. Prelude, Op. 34, No. 16. arr. by Peter Rauch
Traditional. Amazing Grace . arr. Gail Robertson
Vaughan Williams, R. English Folk Song Suite. arr. Thomas Stein
Williams, John. March from 1941
Wilson, Kenyon. Dance No. 1.


 For further information contact:

Dr. Steven Maxwell
Assistant Professor of Tuba and Euphonium

Kansas State University
McCain Auditorium, 109b
Manhattan, KS 66502
785 532-5783

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