Beacon Brass Quintet

July 23, 2019 • 7:30pm

Described by Bostonian Magazine as “one of the nation’s finest chamber ensembles”, the Beacon Brass Quintet was the first brass group ever to win the prestigious Concert Artists Guild Award and is acclaimed for its musicianship across the wide spectrum of music for brass ensemble.

PROGRAM:

William Byrd: Earle of Oxford’s Marche

16th Century Carmina

Anonymous: Ich sag ade

Anonymous: Als ich anschau das frohlich Gsicht

Ludwig Senfl: Carmen in la

Heinrich Finck: Greiner Zanner

Giovanni Gabrielli: Canzona per Sonare #2

Samuel Scheidt: Canzona Bergamasca

J.S. Bach: Great Fugue in G Minor

Charles Ives: 4 Songs
On the Counter
The Side Show
Slow March
Tarrant Moss

Howard Cable: Newfoundland Sketch

INTERMISSION

Percy Grainger: Shepherd’s Hey

Leroy Anderson: Trumpeter’s Lullaby

Foster arr. Gale: Stephen Foster Medley

Jack End: 3 Salutations

Eubie Blake: The Chevy Chase

Scott Joplin: The Entertainer

Luckey Roberts: The Junk Man

Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story Suite
I Feel Pretty
Maria
Tonight

Based in New England, the quintet performs throughout the United States and has given many special performances in Boston, including the Centennial Dinner for the members of the Boston Symphony and the opening ceremonies of the John F. Kennedy Library. The quintet also recorded the theme music for “The Advocates” which was broadcast nationally on public television for many years.

This concert is being held at Greensboro United Church of Christ, 165 E Craftsbury Rd, Greensboro, VT 05841.

To Order Tickets for Performances or Subscriptions for the 2019 Concert Series:

Each Concert: $20.00 • Save $20 on the 2019 Series Subscription: $100.00 • Age 18 and Under FREE

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To Purchase Event Tickets in Greensboro:

Tickets for individual concerts may also be purchased at The Miller’s Thumb Gallery opposite Willey’s Store on Breezy Avenue in Greensboro. Tell them you saw this offer on the SMfG site!

We encourage you to order tickets as soon as possible to guarantee seating, but you may purchase tickets at the door for each concert subject to availability.

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