The Eclipse Band and Orchestra, based in Houston, TX, has been providing clients with the highest quality variety music and entertainment throughout Texas and the U.S. since 1977. The group has performed over 2,500 engagements, giving them unparalleled experience in knowing how to successfully orchestrate any function with the right kind of music for any crowd and any age group. And this is not just a band standing on stage-the highest quality performance and production values are always employed to give their customers the most entertainment value for their money.

The Eclipse Band is a 6-piece group consisting of male vocals/percussion, female vocals, keyboards, guitar, bass and drums. The Eclipse Orchestra adds a saxophone, trumpet and trombone and an additional female vocalist/dancer to provide a 10-piece ensemble. Eclipse has always been known for its incredible variety of music, able to perform styles ranging from Classic Rock, Motown, Latin, Big Band, Country, Jazz and ethnic selections. Their musical and vocal talent is unsurpassed, allowing the musical material to be performed with complete authenticity


You can count on The Eclipse Band and Orchestra to always exceed your expectations. Experience, talent and production value make them the first choice for your special event. Additional promotional material other than that on this website is available from your favorite entertainment agency.

Eclipse Band and Orchestra Personnel

Keyboards/Bandleader: Mark Richardson
Male Vocals/Keyboards/Percussion: Michael Barela
Guitar/Vocals: Scott Mochon
Bass Guitar: Felix Luna, Jr.
Drums: Chris Axelrad
Female Vocals: Caretta Bell
Female Vocals: Joy Angele
Saxophones/Flute: Tony Bray
Trombone: Javier Stuppard
Trumpet: Scott Mosley
Production Manager: Dennis Vogel

Audio Engineer: Damian "Mix" Harris