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Brass and Percussion Ensemble

Directors: Gareth Jones & Rod Thomas Squance

Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 8 p.m.

Tickets: $13 Adults - $10 Students/Seniors
Festival pass: $60 / $45

Presented as part of ALCHEMY: Festival of Student Work

An evening filled with upbeat, exciting brass music, beginning with Fanfare for Fenway by John Williams, renowned composer of the original scores of Star Wars, Harry Potter and many other celebrated films. The program ranges from a thrilling arrangement of Camille Saint-Saën’s Danse Bachanalle to Chris Hazel’s jazzy work Brass Cats.

The Brass Ensemble will be joined by members of the Percussion Ensemble for several selections.

About the Brass & Percussion Ensemble
Part of the UCalgary Chamber Music Program, that offers a rich and varied experience for qualified performers regardless of instrument. Graduate and undergraduate performers collaborate to perform on-campus and in the community. There are several chamber ensembles that are off-shoots of this program including percussion, guitar, and brass choir.