Sun Jul 28 19:00

Canadian Brass: All You Need is Love

Canadian Brass, one of the most popular and beloved brass ensembles in the world today, returns to Chamberfest. The ensemble will offer up some classical favourites from old friends like Mozart and Bach, but don’t be surprised if you recognize a popular hit or two in the mix. The ensemble’s special blend of repertoire ranges from Baroque to Dixieland to new compositions and arrangements created especially for them. Canadian Brass likes to keep audiences on their toes, serving up musical numbers with lively dialogue and theatrical effects, entertainment, spontaneity, virtuosity and, most of all, fun! No matter the genre, Canadian Brass performs with utmost dedication, skill, and excellence. It’s music making at its finest.

Programme

Works to include selections such as:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
(arr. F. Watkin)
Overture to The Magic Flute, K620

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
(arr. J. Burgstaller)
Concerto in D Major, BWV 972 (After Vivaldi, RV 230)

John Lennon (1940 – 1980) and Paul McCartney (b. 1942)
(arr. C. Dedrick)
Beatles Songbook

Traditional (arr. H. Cable)
Carnival of Venice

Intermission

Coldplay
(arr. B. Ridenour)
Viva la Vida

W. A. Mozart
(arr. F. Mills & A. Frackenpohl)
Suite Mozart

Astor Piazzolla (1921 – 1992)
(arr. J. Burgstaller)
Tangos Nuevos

Michael Kamen
(1948 – 2003)
Quintet

Arthur Pryor (1869 – 1942)
(arr. G. Cherry)
Thoughts of Love

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844 – 1908)
(arr. B. Ridenour)
Scheherazade

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This concert is presented with the generous support of Judith Burrows.

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