Bristol Brass Consort, 2 Oct, St George’s, Bristol

Bristol Brass Consort: 25th Birthday Concert
Saturday 2 October 7.30pm

Eiron Baily conductor

Sir Arthur Bliss Antiphonal Fanfare for Three Brass Choirs
Strauss Festmusik der Stadt Wien
Michael Tilson Thomas Street Song
Liz Lane ‘Anniversary Fanfare‘ (Premiere)
Bernstein (arr. Crees) Suite from West Side Story

Playing with vivid expertise and immense authority, Bristol’s premier brass ensemble presents some of the most spectacular works in the symphonic brass repertoire, the centre piece of which is Tilson Thomas’ inspired, jazz-inflected Street Song. In an engaging blend of the familiar and the pleasing new, two extravagant and lavishly scored Fanfares and Bernstein’s thrilling West Side Story are complemented by a new commission from founder member Liz Lane.

Tickets available online at St George’s Events

Find out more about the Bristol Brass Consort here: bristolbrassconsort.com

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