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Omaha Brass

  • Omaha Conservatory of Music 7023 Cass Street Omaha, NE, 68132 United States (map)

Kevin McKee Escape for brass quintet
John Cheetham Sonata for Brass Quintet
Douglas Morton Nice and Calm
Jim McGrath Three Miniatures for brass quintet
John Cheetham Scherzo
Jonathan Newman Prayers of Steel
Erik Satie Je te veux (I want you)
Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington/Canadian Brass/arr. Luther Henderson Classic Duke Quintets: The Cottontail Caper, Sophisticated Lady, It Don’t Mean a Thing

The flashy sounds of a brass quintet are the perfect entertainment for a summer afternoon. You’ll enjoy a delightful range of works—everything from upbeat, animated tempos to lyrical sonorities and classy jazz arrangements of Duke Ellington favorites; plus Jonathan Newman’s Prayers of Steel, inspired by and pulsing with the energy of Carl Sandberg’s Chicago Poems.

Earlier Event: June 16
Brandenburg and Brahms
Later Event: June 30
Piano Trios