Friday, December 8, 2017, 8pm
The Music Center
$35 - $65
A formidable force in the world of chamber music, this quintet has been heralded as the “Kings of Brass” and “the world’s most famous brass group” (Ottawa Citizen). Canadian Brass’ mass appeal comes from their impeccable musicianship and theatrical flair. Their repertoire is fantastically diverse, with a library of over 600 original arrangements that range from Baroque to Dixieland. The charismatic members are true entertainers as well, able to build a warm rapport with their audience through lively dialogue. This chart-topping, globe-trotting ensemble has been thrilling audiences for 4 decades—don’t miss your chance to see this legendary group live!
- Canadian Brass made its American debut at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in 1975.
- The group always performs dressed in its signature attire of formal black suits and white running shoes.
- As avid supporters of music education, the members of Canadian Brass often pause for master classes while on tour.
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