This preview has been provided by the North Carolina Brass Band.

Celebrate the holiday season with “Christmas Wrapped in Brass,” traditional and contemporary seasonal favorites performed by the North Carolina Brass Band!  The NCBB was featured in performance at the 2015 North Carolina Music Educators Association conference and has been selected as the featured brass band at the 2016 Great American Brass Band Festival.  After receiving high praise for their debut recording, “First in Flight,” the band prepares to record a Christmas album with release scheduled for 2016.  You don’t want to miss this North Carolina based and internationally recognized ensemble live in concert!

Three Triad area performances, all at 7:30pm:

*Thursday, December 3rd at Ardmore Baptist Church in Winston-Salem

*Friday, December 4th at First Baptist Church in High Point

*Saturday, December 5th at First Presbyterian Church in Greensboro

Tickets available at the door ($15 general admission/$5 students) or in advance online at


Farandole (from the “L’ Arlesienne Suite”) by George Bizet, arr. Drake Rimmer

Christmas Triptych by James Curnow

O Holy Night – arr. Stephen Bulla
  Steve Sutton – Eb Soprano Cornet soloist

Ding Dong Merrily on High – arr. Douglas Court
  JR Stock – Euphonium soloist

Proclamation of Christmas by Stephen Bulla

Feliz Navidad by Jose Feliciano, arr. Dorothy Gates


Christmas Bolero (Little Drummer Boy) by William Gordon

Troika (from “Lieutenant Kije”) by Serge Prokofieff, arr. Ray Farr

Nutcracker ‘Sweet’ – arr. Mark Freeh

Silent Night – arr. Derek Broadbent

Christmas Finale by Paul Lovatt-Cooper