Another wonderful Festival of Brass event this year and thank you to our guest artists Patrick Sheridan , Wycliffe Gordon , River City Brass directed by James Gourlay and Jens Lindemann,trumpet
A special thank you to our community participants Metropolitan Silver Band, Whitby Brass Band, Oshawa Civic Band and this years Hannaford Cup winners, The Buffalo Silver Band.
Congratulations to this year’s Slow Melody winner Lindsi Jennings – flugelhorn, who performed her prize winning solo Dimitri (Rodney Newton) with the HSSB at Sundays grande finale concert.
The Festival kicked off Friday with the Hannaford Youth concert with guests the JAZZFM Youth Big Band. The concert featured the finalists of the Youth Solo competition, adjudicated by Patrick Sheridan and Wycliffe Gordon.
Congratulations to this year’s winner, Nicholas James – euphonium, who reprised his performance of Philip Sparke’s Fantasy for Euphonium with the HSSB at Sundays finale.
Our thanks to all the participants for all their contributions to another successful event! Special thanks to our sponsors who make this event possible.