CALL FOR MUSICIANS! We have substitute openings for all positions within the standard British-style brass band instrumentation: E flat soprano cornet, B flat cornet, Flugelhorn, E flat tenor horn, B flat baritone, trombone, bass trombone, euphonium, E flat bass, B flat bass and percussion. Performers who do not own a cornet, tenor horn, baritone or basses pitched in E flat or B flat are encouraged to audition. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about issues related to instrument type or pitch.
Audition materials: A brief resume of your playing experience (submit to: email@example.com). Live auditions can be schedule during the season. Those auditioning will be sent excerpts provided by the Colorado Brass. Auditions will be heard by CB Music Director Randy Hoepker, CB Artistic Director Michael McLean, and possibly a section leader from the audition section. Auditioners who are relocating to the Denver area by fall 2018 may wish to arrange an alternative to the live audition.
About: Approximately 30 musicians are required for each of the four regular season concerts plus the Rocky Mountain Brass Band Festival. The Colorado Brass will attend the North American Brass Band Association Championships on April 5-7, 2019. Rehearsals are on most Sunday evenings throughout the academic year in the Denver area. The Colorado Brass, per NABBA requirements, is a volunteer organization of 30+ professional musicians performing grade 5-6 literature with the express intent of creating dynamic and engaging performances for audiences and musically fulfilling experiences for performers in traditional and modern brass band styles. The Colorado Brass, founded in January 2018, has already earned high praise for its stirring performances and collaborations with world-renowned soloists, conductors and composers.
2018-19 Concert Dates: October 8, 2018 7PM, King Center, Denver
December 1, 2018 7:30PM, Vista PEAK Preparatory Aurora, CO
March 9 & 10, 2019 7:30pm & 2PM, United Methodist Church of Wheat Ridge, Wheat Ridge, CO
North American Brass Band Association Championships April 5-7, Ft. Wayne, indiana
May 11, 2019 7PM, Location United Methodist Church of Wheat Ridge
Rocky Mountain Brass Band Festival May 18, 2019, 5:30PM, PACE, Parker, CO
If you have any further questions, please contact the Colorado Brass at firstname.lastname@example.org.