EVENT: Community Celebrates Day of Brass at University of Rochester
WHAT: The Department of Music at the University of Rochester presents the 4th annual Day of Brass where local musicians, including high school, college, and community members, will join the University's Brass Choir, a 40-member music ensemble, in a celebration of brass instruments and music.
Participants will take part in free workshops, lectures, demonstrations, and rehearsals. A final festival performance and a special show by Prime Time Brass begins at 3 p.m. and will include renditions of famous movie themes, including music from Transformers and Skyfall.
All events are free and open to the public.
TIME, DATE, PLACE: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 23, at the Alumni and Advancement Center (300 E. River Road).
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Members of the media interested in attending should call onsite media contact Josef Hanson at 585.754.0797.
About the University of Rochester
The University of Rochester (www.rochester.edu) is one of the nation's leading private universities. Located in Rochester, N.Y., the University gives students exceptional opportunities for interdisciplinary study and close collaboration with faculty through its unique cluster-based curriculum. Its College of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering is complemented by the Eastman School of Music, Simon School of Business, Warner School of Education, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, and the Memorial Art Gallery.