The Nebraska Brass' 25th Anniversary season continues with a set of concerts entitled "Nebraska Brass and Friends."
These concerts will feature a variety of selections including Richard Strauss' Also Sprach Zarathustra arranged by Ric Ricker, Four Pieces for Brass Quintet by Paquito D'Rivera, Edwin E. Bagley's celebrated march The National Emblem arranged by James P. Gray, Sonny Rollins' St. Thomas and Neal Hefti's Cute arranged by Peter Bouffard, Maschwitz and Sherman's A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square arranged by Jack Gale, Miles Davis' Nardis, Mercer Ellington and Ted Persons' Things Ain't What They Used to Be arranged by Jay Pralle, and Louis Prima's Sing, Sing, Sing arranged by David Sharp.
Popular Lincoln musicians Peter Bouffard, guitar, and Chris Varga, percussion, will join the Nebraska Brass for this set of performances as guest artists adding unique colors and dimensions to these collaborative concerts.
The "Nebraska Brass and Friends" concerts will be performed at the following locations:
Saturday, January 19, 7:30 PM - First Congregational United Church of Christ, Crete, NE
Sunday, January 20, 3:00 PM - Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Omaha, NE
Friday, January 25, 7:30 PM - Broadway United Methodist Church, Council Bluffs, IA
Sunday, January 27, 3:00 PM - Westminster Presbyterian Church, Lincoln, NE
Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors (65+) in Lincoln and Omaha. In Crete and Council Bluffs, tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors. Students with ID are admitted free everywhere. Season passes with five admissions will also be available for $67.50 (adults) or $54 (seniors). These admissions can be used at any combination of concerts for one or more people.