“Youth, community and the very best of professional music-making in joyous collaboration”
A Festival of Brass 2013 event, the Community Showcase features brass ensembles from the GTA and beyond, performing 45 minute sets on the hour.
Some will be vying for the Hannaford Cup, the HSSB’s annual award for excellence.This year’s “test march” is Mischievous Spirit by Gabriel Major-Marothy
In addition, Bands will be featuring their own soloists in the Festival of Brass Slow Melody Contest
9:30 am to 11:00 am –
Masterclass with Alastair Key, trombone and Jens Lindemann, trumpet
free admission – Sponsored by Yamaha Music Canada and True North Brass
12:00 – Metropolitan Silver Band
1:00 – Whitby Brass Band
2:00 – Buffalo Silver Band
3:00 – Maple Leaf Brass Band
4:00 – Weston Silver Band
Tickets: $35, $30 Seniors/Students or
purchase a Festival Pass ($70, Seniors $50, Students $30) to get in on all three days of Hannaford Festival of Brass weekend activities.