October 8, 2013: Blue Pants and Brass

Join us for a night of traditional British brass band music at Blue Pants Brewery and Tap Room Outdoor Patio.

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Selections include:

  • Henry the Fifth ‘Overature for Brass Band’ (R. Vaughn Williams / R. Douglas)
  • Edelweiss (Rogers & Hammerstein / M. Saurer)
  • Crown Imperial (W. Walton / F. Wright)
  • Ride of the Valkyries (R. Wagner / A. Drover)
  • Under the Double Eagle (J. Wagner)
  • Mercury (J. Van der Roost)
  • MacArthur Park (J. Webb / P. Sparke)
  • Radetzky March (J. Strauss / W.B. Hargreaves)
  • Rosamunde ‘ Beer Barrel Polka’ (J. Vejvoda / H. Schneider)

 See the entire 2013-2014 Season’s Concert lineup here.

2013-2014 Concert Season

Blue Pants and Brass

Featuring unreasonably good beer and British Brass Band Music
7:00pm, October 8, 2013 at Blue Pants Brewery & Tap Room, Madison, AL
Place your Butts for Brass orders at the concert for pickup on Saturday, Nov 2!

Holiday Cheer and Unreasonably Good Beer

Traditional holiday tunes
7:00pm, December 5th at Blue Pants Brewery & Tap Room, Madison, AL (inside the brewing area)

Joyful and Triumphant

Adeste Fidelis with the Brass Band of Huntsville
7:00pm, December 16, 2013 at Covenant Presbyterian Church

Fat Tuesday Brass

BBoH celebrates Mardi Gras.
7:00pm, March 4, 2013 at Flying Monkey Arts Theatre at Lowe Mill

Nostalgia

A sentimental journey with BBoH and Special Guest Soloist Ken Watters.
7:00pm, May 20, 2013 at Huntsville High School Auditorium

December 20, 2012: Brass Garlands

Huntsville High School Auditorium – 7:30pm

Veni Immanuel (P. Sparke)
Conducted by Dr. David Spencer


Procession of the (3 Wise) Nobles (N. Rimsky-Korsakov / E. Parker)
Conducted by Dr. Peter Gillies


What Child is This? (Traditional / W. Gordon)
Conducted by Dr. Peter Gillies

 

In the Bleak Mid-Winter (G. Holst / S. Bulla)
Conducted by Dr. David Spencer


Little Drummer Boy (Simeone, Onorati & Davis / D. Barry)
Robert Johnson, Solo Tom; Conducted by Dr. David Spencer


Once in Royal David’s City (W. Rimmer / P. Sparke)
Conducted by Dr. David Spencer


Baby, It’s Cold Outside (F. Loesser / S. Smith)
Tim Patterson, Flugelhorn; Michael Aycock, Trombone; Conducted by Dr. David Spencer


Aaack! Harold the Angel is Singing! (Arr. Michael Hopkinson)
Christmas Carols in the style of three “Masters” From the collection “Bach! The Herald Angels Swing”
Conducted by Dr. Peter Gillies
1. A Handel Overature (The Coventry Carol, While Shepherds Watched, Good King Wenceslas)
2. A Strauss Waltz (Past Three O’Clock, Joy to the World, In Dulci Jubilo, The Holly and the Ivy, Here We Come a-Wassailing)
3. A Rossini Overature (Still the Night, Angels from the Realms, Hark the Herald Angels Sing)


Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree (J.D. Marks / R. Dewhurst)
Conducted by Dr. Peter Gillies


Sleigh Ride (L. Anderson / E. Tomlinson)
Conducted by Dr. David Spencer

2012-2013 Concert Season

The Brass Band of Huntsville is excited to announce this year’s exciting lineup of concerts!

New for the 2012-2013 season: Each concert will include a “Brass-Band-ology” segment featuring a piece from standard, traditional brass band literature introduced by the conductor to give the audience a broader understanding and appreciation of American/British brass bands.

Big Swinging Brass Band

Music from America’s Greatest Generation with guest soloist, Ken Watters
Tuesday, October 30 at Huntsville High School Auditorium, 7:00pm

Do You Hear What I Hear?

BBoH in Concert with Huntsville Community Children’s Chorale
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 7:00pm

Christmas Brasstacular

Monday, December 17, 2012 at Huntsville High School Auditorium, 7:00pm

March Madness

Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Huntsville High School Auditorium, 7:00pm

Cinemagic

Selections from the stage and the big screen
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Huntsville High School Auditorium, 7:30pm