Musica Viva presents American Brass Quintet

Thursday, 15 May 2014, 07:30 pm — Thursday, 15 May 2014, 09:30 pm

Location Newcastle Conservatorium, cnr Auckland & Laman St, Newcastle
Contact Newcastle Conservatorium +61 2 4921 8902
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American Brass Quintet

The University of Newcastle's music Conservatorium is proud to present, in their first Australian appearance for four decades, The American Brass Quintet.

The world's leading 'high priests of brass', bring their rich-toned and perfectly matched sound to this unforgettable, masterly concert, spanning the centuries from the grandeur of Renaissance Venice to the high-octane excitement of the 21st century.

American Brass Quintet music program

In Gabrieli's Day (edited by Raymond Mase)
  • Luca MARENZIO Scendi dal paradiso
  • Luigi MAZZI Canzon Prima a 5
  • Giovanni GABRIELI Sacro tempio d'honor
  • Antonio CANGIASI Canzon "La Girometta"
  • Giovanni GASTOLDI Balletti a cinque voci 

William LOVELOCK Miniature Suite

David SAMPSON Chesapeake

Ludwig MAURER Five Pieces

Claudio MONTEVERDI Three Madrigals (edited by Raymond Mase)
    Si ch'io vorrei morire
    Non più guerra, pietate
    Ah dolente partita

Joan TOWER Copperwave