The members of Brass are:
Drew Mazurek, trumpets. A graduate of Yale University, Drew has extensive orchestral experience, playing to approving audiences in the United States and Europe. In addition to Brass, he frequently performs with Orchestra New England
Olivia Malin, trumpets. Olivia holds a Master's of Music in trumpet performance from the Yale School of Music, and is active in music education in the New Haven area. An avid performer in diverse genres from orchestral to salsa, she brings a high level of competency and energy to her work with Brass.
Junius Johnson, french horn. Junius has performed extensively in the United States and Europe. He is an honorary member of both the United States Army Field Band and the Bermuda Regiment Band, had frequently been featured as a soloist with several of Yale's orchestras. An active freelance musician, he may be heard on the soundtrack to the 2009 film "The Brothers Bloom."
Jennifer Griggs, trombone. A graduate of the Yale School of Music, Jennifer Griggs has recently joined Brass as a full time member.
Jason Arnold, tuba. Jason is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music with a Master of Music degree. He has recorded with Joseph Alessi as a member of the Imperial Brass Band and was featured in a 2010 episode of ABC's "All My Children" with an on-camera performance role.
Drew Mazurek: Trumpets
Olivia Malin: Trumpets
Junius Johnson: Horn
Jason Arnold: Tuba
Jennifer Griggs: Trombone
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 30 - 360 minutes
Our audiences can expect lively music masterfully played by virtuoso professional musicians. We love playing together, and it shows in our attitude and demeanor in performance. Our goal is to invite the audience into the space of expression and energy we create among our members when we are performing together as an ensemble.
For information about our repertoire, visit our www.yale.edu/brass/repertoire
Past Booked Dates:
06-20-2013 — Live at 135, Christ Presbyterian Church, New Haven
05-08-2013 — Marble and Brass Concert, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
03-31-2013 — Easter Service, St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Wilton, CT
03-03-2013 — Penny Lane, St. Mary's Church, Milford, CT
04-18-2012 — From Russia With Love, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, 5:15 pm
12-07-2011 — A Very Brass Christmas, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, 5:15 pm
11-06-2011 — Bridal Show, Omni Hotel, New Haven, 12-4 pm
09-12-2011 — Evergreen Woods, North Branford, 7:30 pm
05-03-2011 — Marble and Brass Concert, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, CT
04-24-2011 — Easter Service, Saint Matthew's Episcopal Church, Wilton, CT
2011: 15 gigs
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