|Date||Thursday, July 4, 2013, 4:00 PM|
|Address||Crested ButteCenter for the Arts
606 Sixth Street Crested
Crested Butte, Colorado81224
|More Info||See complete event details|
|July 4, 4:00 pmLocation: Center for the Arts Outdoor Stage
Details: Celebrate Independence Day with this patriotic performance by Ron Earl, the CBMF Opera Young Artists, and Boston Brass. This event has become the most popular event of all the Independence Day performances in town. Patriotic tunes and marches with our brass quintet Boston Brass and additional brass musicians from other Colorado brass ensembles guarantee a wonderful celebration of the Independence Day.
For 27 years, Boston Brass has set out to establish a one-of-a-kind musical experience. From exciting classical arrangements, to burning jazz standards and the best of the original brass quintet repertoire, Boston Brass treats audiences to a unique brand of entertainment, which captivates all ages. The philosophy of Boston Brass is to provide audiences with a wide selection of musical styles in unique arrangements, provided in a friendly and fun atmosphere. 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, bands, organ, jazz bands and a variety of other ensembles. They have performed in 49 states and 26 countries and have conducted master classes around the world – including sessions and residencies at the Eastman School of Music, 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 and Mahidol University in Bangkok.
Ron Earl is a local favorite. Earl has a magnetic personality and his powerful voice has been heard through out the country. Earl received his formal training from the University of North Texas. Earl has perfomed in Europe, Carnegie Hall, and churches around the US performing oratorios such as Faure Requiem, Elijah and Negro Spirituals. He was asked to perform at the summer Organ Festival in San Diego along wih civic organist, Carol Williams. Earl has spent the few years singing recitals and fundraisers in the Gunnion Valley.
The concert is free and open to everyone! Bring a blanket, a picnic, your friends, and family! Happy Independence Day!