American • Brass • Electric
Program at a Glance
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- Saturday, September 20
Cornelia Street Cafe – $10 cover/$10 minimum.
10:30pm John McNeil Quartet featuring Ethan Iverson
Celebrating Laurie Frink.
Sunday, September 21
Brooklyn Children’s Museum FREE!
12pm and 1pm – Blast of Brass: An interactive concert featuring the science and fun of making music with the brass family of instruments at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum. Featuring Jesse Neuman.
Sunday, September 21
Cornelia Street Cafe – $10cover/$10 minimum.
10pm Trumpets for Roy. directed by Lewis Flip Barnes and Dave Douglas,
featuring: Dave Ballou, Steven Bernstein, Jackie Coleman, Nicole Davis, Josh Evans, Graham Haynes, Nabate Isles, Matt Lavell, Frank London, Ryan Messina, Stephanie Richards, Angeleisha Rodgers, Aaron Shragge, Igmar Thomas.
Thursday, September 25
Littlefield – Tickets 20$ (15$ for students with ID)
Doors at 7pm. FONT’S BRASS BEAT BLASTOFF: Three powerful brass party bands hit the stage as part of
FONT 2014 featuring No BS! Brass, Font’s premiere Afro-Brass Assembly and Brooklyn’s own Banda de Los Muertos.
Friday, September 26
Mannes Concert Hall: American Brass Quintet plus Practical Trumpet Society. $15.
7pm: The American Brass Quintet will be performing works by Gunther Schuller, David Sampson & a world premiere of John Zorn’s In Excelsis for large brass ensemble. Opening this evening’s concert will be NYC’s own Practical Trumpet Society premiering a new work by Stephanie Richards and including works by K. Stockhausen and Zorn’s recent Fanfare for the Great Hall.
Saturday, September 27 at 7pm,
New School Jazz Performance Space, 55 W. 13th St., 5th floor – $10/$5 students tickets (with ID) at door.
8pm New School Trumpet Alumni Trumpet Round Robin
Featuring: Nick Roseboro, Mike Rodriguez, Sam Neufeld, Alejandro Berti, Aaron Shragge, Kenyatta Beasley, Itamar Borochov and Carter Yasutake.
- Sunday, September 28
St. Peter’s Church – FREE!
3pm Panel discussion on Brass Music in the 21st Century.
Moderator: Richard Kessler, Dean Mannes College The New School for Music.
Panelists: Raymond Mase, Dave Douglas, Stephanie Richards, Riley Mulherkar, Igmar Thomas.