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Yale Brass Trio celebrates music from the Renaissance to today in Feb. 9 concert

Trio plays selections by Marcello, Fauré, Piazzolla, and more
February 3, 2015

Yale Brass TrioThe Faculty Artist Series at the Yale School of Music presents a recital by The Yale Brass Trio on Monday, Feburary 9 at 7:30 pm.

The trio comprises three Yale School of Music faculty members who all have established high-profile careers of their own: William Purvis, horn; Allan Dean, trumpet; and Scott Hartman, trombone. Along with award-winning guest pianist Mihae Lee, they will perform an eclectic program features music from the English Renaissance to 19th-century France to the present day.

Early music on the program includes pieces by the Italian composer Alessandro Marcello. French composer Gabriel Fauré linked late Romanticism with the early twentieth century. The Argentinian composer Ástor Piazzolla is known for his seductive tangos. There are also selections by the American cornettist Herbert L. Clarke and contemporary Swiss composer Daniel Schnyder.

The concert takes place in Morse Recital Hall, located in Sprague Memorial Hall (470 College Street, New Haven).
Admission is free.

COMMENTS ( 1 )

I am program director of the Pletman Concerts program at Oronoque Village in Stratford, CT. Would the Yale Brass trio be available for a performance on Sunday, Nov. 12 at 3 p.m.? I have an average budget of $300 per concert.

August 2nd, 2015 | Elisabeth Breslav