Mu Chapter | Ohio, USA

  • Chartered: 1959.
  • A list of Charter Members is not available. Anyone with this information is encouraged to contact the webmaster.

Current Membership

  • 6 active members
  • 76 retired active
  • 6 Honorary
  • 8 Hall of Fame members

Annual Meeting

  • Friday afternoon of the OMEA Conference
    All members are provided with Phi Beta Mu ribbons to add to their OMEA badges.
  • The annual breakfast is held on Saturday morning of the conference with about 100 in attendance.

We have an ongoing Commission Project. The funds for the project are from contributions by the members.

  • +*Seagate Overture
    -by James Swearingen
    -published 1988
  • +*Knightsbridge Chronicles
    -by Barry Kopetz
    -published  1992
  • +*When Angels Weep
    -by David Shaffer
    -published 1997
  • + Portrait of Freedom
    -by Steven Reineke
    -published 2002
  • The Mystic Trumpeter
    -by James Curnow
    -premiered  2007
  • +*Out of the Silent Planet
    -by Gene Milford
    -premiered 2010
  • +*Raise Your Joys and Triumphs High (A Chorale Prelude)
    -by James Swearingen
    -published 2011
  • + Commission by Ryan Nowlin
    –premiered 2015
  • +* Next Commission: 2017
    –by Lisa Galvin

* MU Chapter members
+ Ohio Native


  • Golf Tournament/Luncheon held in July of each year