Street Brass at Dundas West Fest

 

Be a part of brass history in the making on June 3, 2017 at 1pm when horn players of all types, levels, ages and musical backgrounds join Toronto’s Street Brass to perform as part of the 2017 Lulaworld Festival and Dundas West Fest.

 

Led by trombonist Christopher Butcher (of the Heavyweights Brass Band),  Street Brass community ensemble meets monthly to learn and play horn-based music from across the Americas.  For more info visit streetbrass.com.

 

For this special performance at Dundas West Fest, Street Brass is inviting horn players from everywhere to join in on four songs. Just learn your part online from the videos below, then attend a rehearsal:

 

New Orleans-based, Grammy winning master of jazz trumpet Ashlin Parker will be joining the group to rehearse on June 2nd and for the performance at Dundas Street West Festival”

 

Those who live in the GTA area are encouraged to attend the regular Street Brass rehearsals that take place the second Saturday of every month at Lounge Lounge. (1585 Dundas Street West)

 

Rehearsal /Performance schedule

May 13 12 – 2PM Lula Lounge

May 27 12 – 2PM Lula Lounge

June 2 6 – 9 The Rehearsal Factory, 330 Geary Ave

June 3 – Gather at Lula Lounge alley at 12:30pm for performance at 1pm.

 

More about the Street Brass at Dundas West Fest

We’re expecting players from Montreal, New Orleans, Kingston, Ontario and Manchester, England. Help us make this the most diverse horn honk ever by representing your band, city, country or genre!

 

When your performance on June 3 is done you can relax and enjoy a full day of music, food, drinks and family fun at Dundas West Fest. The Lulaworld stage, just west of Brock will continue to highlight brass all afternoon and evening with a lineup that includes music from Brazil, Cuba, Jamaica and Mexico. Full line up coming soon!

 

For more information or to rsvp, visit streetbrass.com the Facebook event page or email info@lula.ca.