The little Brass band
Venue 1: OCG Mess Hall
Date: Monday 11 June, 1 pm
Frank Dyer: Trumpet, Piccolo Trumpet.
Bradley Saul: Trumpet, Flugel Horn.
Janice Ballinger: French Horn.
Cassandra Hiscock: Tenor Trombone.
Allan Williamson: Tuba.
‘The Little Brass Band’ is a traditional but versatile brass quintet, able to produce a unique blend of entertainment, humour and beauty of sound within a diverse range of music styles. Formed 15 years ago, this Goldfields region based group have entertained the local community at numerous public and private events and have recorded and produced 4 CD’s to date. At present the group are rehearsing for their next CD of jazz standards.
The music of ‘The Little Brass Band’ is based around the five part harmonies and melodies of the vocal lines within a choir. ‘The Little Brass Band’ utilize various combinations of instruments to create the sound effects and timbres to suit the music. Our repertoire covers something for everyone, and ranges from popular songs, movie and television themes, musicals, light opera, classical, traditional jazz, blues, jazz standards and swing time.