LCU Bands, Ryan Smith, Director

The Lubbock Christian Symphonic Band began in 2009, and the jazz band was added in 2010. The bands perform in many different capacities for the university. In addition to giving formal concerts with standard literature, the bands also perform at home basketball games and other high profile campus events. Rehearsal times are M-Th 4:00-5:00 pm. Auditions for placement into the ensembles are required. Scholarships are available for non-music majors. For more information on the band program, contact Mr. Smith at

Chamber Ensemble, Dr. Ruth Holmes, Director

The Chamber Ensemble is a small instrumental ensemble including harpsichord, piano, or organ, strings, and woodwinds. Repertoire is determined by the instrumentation available, but includes chamber music from Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Contemporary eras. Membership and rehearsal times will be determined at the beginning of each semester. For more information on the Chamber Ensemble, contact Ruth Holmes at