Duke University Wind Symphony: Sounds of Cinema with Boston Brass
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
Program includes selections from "Star Wars" and other film scores by John Williams; "Sounds of Cinema," a 10-minute piece composer Rick DeJonge wrote for Boston Brass in 2010 that captures four different styles of movie music - adventure, romance, action thriller and comedy; a medley of movie classics, and more. For 31 years, Boston Brass has performed exciting classical arrangements and burning jazz standards. Through over 100 performances each year, the members of Boston Brass play to audiences at concerts, educational venues and jazz festivals. In addition to solo performances, Boston Brass regularly performs with orchestras, wind ensemble, brass bands, marching bands and a variety of other ensembles. They have performed in 49 states and 30 countries and have conducted master classes around the world including sessions and residencies at the Eastman School of Music, The Juilliard School, Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, Peabody Conservatory of Music, University of North Texas, Royal Academy of Music in London, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory at the National University of Singapore, Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts and Mahidol University in Bangkok. The Duke University Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant.