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Sterling Brass Quintet Pre-Concert Performance
December 14, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Hear Sterling Brass Quintet perform in the lobby of the Hemmens Cultural Center prior to the Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s concert on Saturday, December 14, 2019.
STERLING BRASS QUINTET (SBQ) Coached by Matthew Lee of the acclaimed Millar Brass Ensemble, the quintet focuses on performance techniques unique to brass playing, and an eclectic mix of repertoire from the Renaissance to the 21st century. Its guest coaches have included former CSO trumpeter Will Scarlett, Stephen Burns of Fulcrum Point, and tuba virtuosi Rex Martin. SBQ is offered tuition free with the generosity of EYSO patron and SBQ namesake, Sterling (Stu) Ainsworth.