7pm, 21st April – St. Philip’s Church Centre, 185 Mill Road, Cambridge CB1 3AN Picture this: a spectacular evening of brass band music with CSD Brass, in which every piece tells a story. Our theme will be Pictures and Postcards, and the concert will include the European premiere of Rodney Newton’s Pictures from Yosemite, with Partita for Band (Postcards from Home) by Philip Wilby, and excerpts from Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Doors open at 6:30pm for a 7pm start. Tickets £8 (under 16s free); please book online. Refreshments available during the interval. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or via Facebook or Twitter for more information.
Star Lake Eric Ball Whitburn Robert Schramm Pictures at an Exhibition extracts, Modeste Mussorgsky, arr. Rob Hume The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods Camille Saint-Saëns, arr. Tom Yates Pictures from Yosemite European premiere, Rodney Newton
Slaidburn William Rimmer Song of the Seashore Traditional Japanese, arr. Ray Woodfield Jamie’s Patrol Sidney Dacre Partita for Band (Postcards from Home) Philip Wilby The Dark Side of the Moon finale, Paul Lovatt-Cooper
7pm, 18th November – Histon Baptist Church, Station Road, Histon, Cambridge, CB24 9LN It’s better to light a candle than curse the darkness… As the nights draw in, join CSD Brass for an illuminating performance this November 18th. We will be playing a variety of pieces exploring the themes of light and dark, including Peter Graham’s “Shine as the Light”, Paul Lovatt-Cooper’s “Dark Side of the Moon” and an arrangement of “Danse Macabre” by Saint-Saëns. Doors open at 6:30pm for a 7pm start. Refreshments available during the interval. Tickets £8 (under 16s free); please book online. Contact email@example.com or via Facebook or Twitter for more information.
Programme: Darkness Black Knight William Rimmer All in the April Evening Hugh Stevenson Roberton, arr. Eric Ball Danse Macabre Camille Saint-Saëns, arr. Andy Norman Stella By Starlight Victor Young, arr Bill Geldard (bass trombone soloist Chris Ashford) The Dark Side of the Moon Paul Lovatt-Cooper Light Star Lake Eric Ball Light Walk Barrie Gott Light as Air Goff Richards Mr Blue Sky Jeff Lynne, arr. Christopher Wormald I See the Light Alan Menkin, arr. Darrol Barry Shine as the Light Peter Graham
7pm, 20 May – St. Luke’s Church, Victoria Road, Cambridge CB4 3DZ CSD Brass will engage in combat on May 20th for an evening of skirmish and melee as we explore the more bellicose areas of brass band repertoire. The performance will include Eric Ball’s excellent “Tournament for Brass”, an arrangement of Prokofiev’s “Montagues and Capulets”, and other favourites. Doors open at 6:30pm for a 7pm start. Refreshments available during the interval. Tickets £8 (under 16s free); please book online. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or via Facebook or Twitter for more information.
UPDATE: ONLINE SALES NOW CLOSED, BUT TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR 7pm, 18 March – St. Barnabas Church, Mill Road, Cambridge CB1 2BD CSD Brass is getting together with Prime Brass and Jersey Premier Brass to bring you an exciting charity concert in support of Sarcoma UK’s efforts to improve diagnosis and treatment of this complex disease. Come along, enjoy the music, and contribute to a worthy cause! Tickets are £10 and can be purchased from www.ticketsource.co.uk/csdbrass
7:30pm, 29 October – Emmanuel URC, Trumpington Street, CB2 1RR CSD Brass is pleased to announce our latest concert, where we will be joined by concert pianist Philip Mead in a performance of Martin Ellerby’s Cabaret Concerto. Also included in the programme will be pieces by Peter Graham and Rodney Newton, and other selections from the classic brass band repertoire. Tickets are £7.50 in advance (book online here) or £8 on the door (under 16 free). Contact email@example.com or via Facebook or Twitter for more information.
Come and join CSD Brass for our latest concert, a musical tour around Britain and Europe, including Rodney Newton’s “Four Cities Symphony”, Gordon Langford’s “Three Haworth Impressions”, along with classic brass march music. Refreshments available during the interval. Tickets are £8 (under 16 free). Please book online. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or via Facebook or Twitter for more information.
Join CSD Brass for an evening of music from stage and screen from across the ages at St Luke’s Church, Victoria Road, Cambridge. Doors open at 7pm. Refreshments available during the interval. Contact email@example.com or via Facebook or Twitter for more information. Tickets £5, under 16s free. Available on the door or buy online.
Mindblowing is an evening of fabulous wind music being held to raise money for local mental health charities. The evening will include performances from CSD Brass, Prime Brass and the Huntingdonshire Concert Band. They will be joined on stage by our guest soloist, Duncan Wilson, who is an internationally acclaimed trombonist having played with many of the worlds best orchestras including the London Symphony and Royal Philharmonic orchestras. He has also maintained his brass band links and was British Open solo trombone champion in 2004 and 2005 whilst playing with the GUS band. 7:30 pm on Sunday 19 April at Emmanuel United Reformed Church, Trumpington Street, Cambridge
Once again we are happy to be sharing a stage with Cambridge University Brass Band (CUBB) for an evening of brass. We will be playing at Lee Hall, Wolfson College at 7.30pm on Saturday 21st February. Tickets are £7, under 16s free. The programme includes some wonderful traditional marches and hymn pieces along side classics like Prokofiev’s Montagues and Capulets (or the theme tune to the Apprentice if you would rather). Hope to see you there.