Original & Entertaining Programming
Original & Entertaining
Described by concert presenters as “marvelously delightful,” “magical, balanced and alive,” a “journey of emotion and imagination” and showing “exquisite artistry” and “sonorous magnificence,” Mainstreet Brass presents varied repertoire spanning the centuries — from florid 17th century canzons and Bach transcriptions to memorable show tunes and blues classics from Jelly Roll Morton, W.C. Handy and Fats Waller.
A Mainstreet Brass concert is always full of surprises. You just might get a toe-tapping rendition of “St. Louis Blues” or “Darktown Strutters Ball” right after a rich performance of a German Baroque sonata or Gabrieli canzona.
It’s part of what this unique ensemble is about — flexibility, artistic range, accessibility and reaching out to listeners of all ages.
The music of Mainstreet Brass is more than a concert. It is a journey of emotion and imagination — a joyful experience for all …
~ Music of Note Concert Series Committee, United Church of Christ at Valley Forge, Wayne, Pa.
Entertaining programming performed with personality, passion and precision
Original, memorable, one-of-a-kind concerts
Spirited arrangements of best-loved carols and seasonal music
Liturgical works for all seasons, stylized arrangements of classic hymn tunes
Engaging school programs designed to inspire students
A variety of music for every occasion