Boston Brass to perform at BGSU

The Boston Brass, widely celebrated for its innovative classical arrangements, jazz interpretations and vocal harmony, will appear Friday (March 23) on the Festival Series.

The 8 p.m. performance will be in Kobacker Hall of the Moore Musical Arts Center. The Festival Forum, an informative pre-concert talk, will begin at 7:15 p.m. in Bryan Recital Hall.

The quintet gives more than 120 concerts annually and has dazzled audiences across the United States and abroad.

The ensemble will also participate in a two-day residency, including an open master class with BGSU brass students, as part of its Festival Series appearance. The quintet has previously given master classes at the Eastman School of Music, the University of Florida, Boston University, Yale, Notre Dame and UCLA.

Reserved seat tickets, priced at $30, $25 and $18, are still available. For further information, call the box office at 2-8171.

March 19, 2007