Canadian Brass http://wrti.org en Mark Pinto Suggests: Canadian Brass, CHRISTMAS TIME IS HERE http://wrti.org/post/mark-pinto-suggests-canadian-brass-christmas-time-here <p>Like hands and gloves, brass music and Christmas were made for each other. This new album from the always imaginative Canadian Brass is an affectionate tribute to the classic animated TV specials that continue to delight young and old during the holiday season.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:46:21 +0000 Mark Pinto 6807 at http://wrti.org Mark Pinto Suggests: Canadian Brass, CHRISTMAS TIME IS HERE Tackling Schumann: The Canadian Brass Scores! http://wrti.org/post/tackling-schumann-canadian-brass-scores <p></p><p>Let's face it, for most people thoughts of brass conjure up either college football halftime bands or worse, the "sad tuba and trombone" music cues marking a game show loser (think <em>The Price Is Right</em> when the contestant gets the price wrong and doesn't win the car). Personally, the holidays are what comes to mind when I think of brass.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:37:15 +0000 Joe Patti 6383 at http://wrti.org Tackling Schumann: The Canadian Brass Scores! Organ and Brass: Sept. 9th at 3 pm on Encore! http://wrti.org/post/organ-and-brass-sept-9th-3-pm-encore <p>Renowned organist&nbsp;Jeffrey Brillhart plays the Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ, in a program of Bach, Brahms, Vierne, Gabrielli, Scheidt, and Faure.&nbsp; He'll be joined by the acclaimed Canadian Brass for an afternoon of musical fireworks!<strong> </strong>Recorded in concert at the Kimmel Center this past March. Listen on WRTI: <strong>Sunday, September 9th, 3 to 4 pm.</strong></p><p></p><p></p> Sun, 09 Sep 2012 11:51:24 +0000 Jack Moore 4401 at http://wrti.org Organ and Brass: Sept. 9th at 3 pm on Encore! Canadian Brass and Organist Jeffrey Brillhart: A Special Treat! http://wrti.org/post/canadian-brass-and-organist-jeffrey-brillhart-special-treat <p>The four musicians in the Canadian Brass, who perform works in the classical repertoire with daring leaps into jazz and popular standards, were joined by renowned organist Jeffrey Brillhart last March in Verizon Hall. On the heels of their latest album release, <em>Canadian Brass Takes Flight</em> (January 31, 2012), this special organ and brass program included works from their recent album, along with new arrangements and collaborations with the impressive talents of Brillhart, the director of music and fine arts at the Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church.</p> Sat, 08 Sep 2012 10:59:30 +0000 Jill Pasternak 4417 at http://wrti.org Canadian Brass and Organist Jeffrey Brillhart: A Special Treat! Canadian Brass: Tiny Desk Concert http://wrti.org/post/canadian-brass-tiny-desk-concert If you said the <a href="http://www.canadianbrass.com/" target="_blank">Canadian Brass</a> represented the "gold standard" among brass quintets, you'd be right on the mark. Tue, 29 May 2012 11:31:42 +0000 Tom Huizenga 3924 at http://wrti.org Canadian Brass: Tiny Desk Concert Canadian Brass and Organist Jeffrey Brillhart http://wrti.org/post/canadian-brass-and-organist-jeffrey-brillhart <p>Join Jill Pasternak as she interviews The Canadian Brass, along with organist Jeffrey Brillhart. Both will be appearing together in concert at the Kimmel Center on March 10th as part of the Kimmel&#39;s Fred J Cooper Memorial Organ series.</p><p><a href="http://www.canadianbrass.com/" target="_blank">More about Canadian Brass</a></p> Sat, 03 Mar 2012 19:11:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 3271 at http://wrti.org Canadian Brass and Organist Jeffrey Brillhart Canadian Brass and Banjoist Michael Miles http://wrti.org/post/canadian-brass-and-banjoist-michael-miles <p>The Canadian Brass stopped by our studios to talk with Jill Pasternak and perform live after their recent concert on the Temple campus. Musician and educator Michael J. Miles, who specializes in banjo and guitar, is our second guest. He's a self-described "musical documentarian."</p> Fri, 01 Jul 2011 17:28:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2566 at http://wrti.org Canadian Brass and Banjoist Michael Miles Brass Quintet Canadian Brass http://wrti.org/post/brass-quintet-canadian-brass <p>The virtuosi of Canadian Brass has made the brass quintet an exciting vehicle for serious concert music. The quintet has a long history of recording classical repertoire. They have a special affinity for Baroque music, which requires the musical structure that has become the Canadian Brass' trademark.</p> <p>Their more than 60 recordings include works by Purcell, Vivaldi, Gabrieli, Pachelbel, Beethoven and Wagner - all in meticulously crafted transcriptions that are setting new musical traditions in brass performance. They are especially drawn to the works of J.S. Bach.</p> <p>Join Jill Pasternak when she speaks with Canadian Brass about their new CD, <i>Echo: Glory of Gabrieli.</i></p> Wed, 25 Nov 2009 17:28:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2248 at http://wrti.org Brass Quintet Canadian Brass Brass Quintet Canadian Brass http://wrti.org/post/brass-quintet-canadian-brass-0 <p>The virtuosi of Canadian Brass have made the brass quintet an exciting vehicle for serious concert music. The quintet has a long history of recording classical repertoire. They have a special affinity for Baroque music, which requires the musical structure that has become the Canadian Brass' trademark.</p> <p>Their more than 60 recordings include works by Purcell, Vivaldi, Gabrieli, Pachelbel, Beethoven and Wagner all in meticulously crafted transcriptions that are setting new musical traditions in brass performance. They are especially drawn to the works of J.S. Bach.</p> <p>Canadian Brass just released a new CD, <i>Swing that Music: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong</i>.</p> Thu, 14 May 2009 14:40:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2133 at http://wrti.org Brass Quintet Canadian Brass Canadian Brass http://wrti.org/post/canadian-brass <p>Jill Pasternak's show features the brass quintet Canadian Brass.</p> <p>"The men who put brass music on the map." - <i>The Washington Post</i></p> Sat, 06 Sep 2008 17:50:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2016 at http://wrti.org