Mike Owens

Instrument: Eb Tuba

Member Since: 2013

Occupation: Student at UMSL

Mentors/Musical Heroes: Herbie Hancock, Arnold Jacobs, Wynton Marsalis

Favorite Brass Band Piece: Achieved is the Glorious Work: Joseph Haydn



Biography:

Mike is in his second year studying music education at the University of Missouri St. Louis. He plays in the university wind ensemble, orchestra, and jazz ensemble. He says, “Playing in the St. Louis brass band has given me an opportunity to play challenging brass repertoire and learn from experienced players.” Mike resides in St. Louis, MO.