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Brass Ensembles Concert

  • Date: Sunday, March 28, 2021
  • Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Location: Livestream Event

Four brass ensembles will present a program on Sunday, March 28th at 12:00pm. It will include compositions by W.A. Mozart, Giacomo Puccini, Joshua Hobbs, Anthony O’Toole, Johannes Brahms, Josef Rheinberger, Raymond Premru, George Frideric Handel, Frank Gulino, and Daniel Baldwin. This event will be livestreamed and can be viewed at https://portal.stretchinternet.com/luthermusic/.

Program

The Luther College Brass Ensembles include the Brass Choir, Horn Choir, Trumpet Ensemble, Trombone Choir, Trombone Ensemble, and Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble. Students may also participate in the following smaller ensembles: brass quintets, trombone quartets, and and tuba/euphonium quartets. Repertoire is selected from six centuries of musical resources including transcriptions and original compositions. The ensembles perform one major concert per semester, as well as other on-campus or off-campus performances throughout the academic year. Participation is open to all brass musicians with appropriate performance skills. Students normally register for MUS 273 for these ensembles.

The Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble and Trombone Ensembles are conducted by Michael Smith, the Trumpet Ensemble by John Cord, and Horn Choir by Rebecca Boehm Shaffer.