January 21, 2018

WIU BRASSFEST 2018 - a day-long festival, hosted by the WIU Resident Faculty Quintet the LaMoine Brass, featuring performances, clinics and BCA headliner performance at 7:30pm by special guests Quintasonic Brass.
Time: All Day
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: QUINTASONIC BRASS
Vincent DiMartino, trumpet
Jason Dovel, trumpet
Matthew Haislip, horn
Alex van Duuren, trombone
Alex Lapins, tuba

PROGRAM to be selected from:

Escape - Kevin McKee

Baroque Trumpet Suite - Girolamo Fantini/arr. Jason Dovel
- Ricercata detta la Serriistori
- Ricercata detta la Torrigiani
- Ricercata detta la Lenzoni
- Ricercata detta la Canigiani
- Ricercata detta l'Albergotti

Brass Quintet No. 1 - Victor Ewald
- Moderato
- Adagio non troppo lento
- Allegro moderato

Simple Gifts - Traditional/arr. DiMartino

A Nightingale Sang in Berkley Square - Maschwitz/arr. Jack Gale

Selections from “West Side Story” - Leonard Bernstein/arr. Gale

Misty - Erroll Garner/arr. Holcombe

Take the “A" Train - Duke Ellington/arr. Jack Gale

Registration forms and info in the links below.

Tickets for the 7:30pm BCA headliner performance by Quintasonic Brass available at 309-298-2900 or at the door.

The annual Brassfest is an all-day event hosted by the WIU brass faculty and the BCA. The day features performances by the WIU Faculty Brass Quintet and the guest artists, instrumental masterclasses, clinics, and opportunities to play in and learn about various brass ensemble settings. The evening ends with the feature group performing at the COFAC Recital and a buffet dinner for those registered.

To register for the event or to go to the concert, download a registration form and return (with your payment) by January 19, 2018 to address on the form for a discount registration.

For any questions, please email: BC-Briney@wiu.edu

BrassFest 2018

This presentation is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Illinois Arts Council Agency and the Crane Group.

Related Web Site: WIU BRASSFEST 2018
Contact Information:
 Bruce Briney
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: bc-briney@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
Calendar Administration: webstaff@wiu.edu