The Kent Brass Quintet is a faculty ensemble-in-residence in the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State. The KBQ plays both original music and transcriptions from a wide variety of styles and periods ranging from the Renaissance to jazz and new compositions. In addition to concerts and recitals, the quintet enjoys giving performance/clinics for high school music programs throughout the region. We enthusiastically welcome the Kent Brass Quintet to Waterloo Arts on Sunday, November 8 to perform for Collinwood! As always, the concerts are free, casual and open to the public, so feel free to bring the kids.
The band consists of five professional musicians- Kent Larmee, horn; David Mitchell, trombone; Michael Chunn, trumpet; Kenneth Heinlein, tuba; John Brndiar, trumpet. They will be performing the following selections: Quintet, Malcolm Arnold; Contrapunctus III, J. S. Bach; Contrapunctus IX, J. S. Bach; Three Dance Impressions, Morley Calvert; Scherzo, John Cheetham; Quintet No. 2, Victor Ewald; Stephen Foster Medley, Stephen Foster; The Old Victrola Plays a Sola, George Gershwin; Grainger Suite, Percy Grainger; Fly Me To The Moon, Bart Howard; That’s A Plenty, Lew Pollack; A Nightingale Sang At Berkeley Square, Manning Sherwin; Fantasia, James Ward; Pieds-en-l’air from the Capriol Suite, Peter Warlock.
M4M concerts are presented with the support of Local 4 Music Fund, the Music Performance Trust Fund, the Arts Collinwood Friends’ Committee, Cuyahoga Arts and Culture, and Ohio Arts Council.