7:00 Gala Concert
Guest soloist: Peter Bond of the Metropolitan Opera
Guest conductor: Dr. John Falskow
Brass Band Northwest in collaboration with Common Tone Arts and Seattle Pacific University is pleased to present the 16th annual Northwest Brass Festival (NWBF). The festival is a day long educational event bringing together student, amateur and professional brass musicians to share ideas and performances.
The festival culminates in a Gala Concert that includes the student ensemble, brass bands from throughout the Pacific Northwest, the guest soloist and the clinician. This year Metropolitan Opera trumpeter, Peter Bond, will perform Napoli by Herman Bellstedt. The concert culminates with a performance by all of the 150+ brass players present!