Brass Day 2016 will take place on Saturday, October 22, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Registration is now available online.
Brass Day is an annual celebration of brass. This year's program features Western’s faculty brass quintet Musica Quinta and guest artist Andrew McCandless, principal trumpet of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and professor at the Glenn Gould School at the Royal Conservatory of Music. Brass Day includes concerts, clinics and a vendor room. Open to brass enthusiasts of all ages.
Principal trumpet, Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Cost: $25 (includes lunch)
9:30am - Registration opens
10:00am - Welcome and group warmup
10:30am-11:20am - Morning workshops
11:30am-12:30pm - Morning concert
12:30pm-1:30pm - Lunch
1:30-2:20pm - Afternoon workshops
2:30-4:30pm - Guest artist masterclass
4:30-5:00pm - Mini-lessons and vendor time
5:00-6:00pm - Concluding concert, featuring guest artist, Musica Quinta and students
Left to right: Brent Adams (tuba), Aaron Hodgson (trumpet), Shawn Spicer (trumpet), Ron George (horn) and John Jasavala (trombone)