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Triangle Brass Band: "American Celebrations"

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Sat., Dec. 4, 2021 at 7:00 PM

Performed by Triangle Brass Band and Rex Richardson

Christ Baptist Church, 400 Newton Road, Raleigh, NC 27615


Music to be performed by the Triangle Brass Band includes Robert Jager’s Esprit de Corps, a tribute to the United States Marine Corps Band, the Finale from Giannini’s Symphony No. 3 and the Suite from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein. Mr. Richardson, a Yamaha Performing Artist and the Brass Herald’s International Personality of the Year (2008), is featured on Three World Winds, a concerto by noted trumpet master Allen Vizzutti. The second half of the program turns to seasonal music, with the holiday favorites, The Holly and the Ivy, and A Christmas Festival by Leroy Anderson. Mr. Richardson is featured on Three Kings Swing, Silent Night, Charles Booker’s arrangement of Thad Jones’ gentle ballad, A Child is Born and a jazzy arrangement of Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town. Mr. Richardson will perform on Bb trumpet, piccolo trumpet and flugelhorn, on the various concert selections.


$10 - $15


  • Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 7:00 PM