The University of St. Thomas


Guitar Ensemble

Guitar Ensemble

Guitar Ensembles

Guitar Ensemble

Members of the Guitar Ensemble study, perform, and record music for multiple guitars and bass from Renaissance through 20th-century composers, including American jazz and rock styles.  Students learn improvisation, composition, and arranging techniques.  The ensemble presents at least two performances each semester and participates in a recording session in a major recording studio.

Small Guitar Ensemble

Small Guitar EnsembleThis course is intended for the guitarist who is interested in the performance of music for guitar and other instruments. Typical combinations include bass, drums, keyboard, full band, and all other orchestral instruments. All styles and genres welcome. Students present a live performance at the end of each semester.

Learn more about UST's Guitar Studies Program.


Meet the Conductors

Guitar Ensemble
is conducted by Joan Griffith.

Small Guitar Ensemble is conducted by Dr. Christopher Kachian.