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Gala Concert • Saturday • March 11th • 7:00pm

The annual Northwest Brass Festival, now co-hosted by Brass Band Northwest and Common Tone Arts, returns to Seattle Pacific University and First Free Methodist Church on Saturday, March 11, 2017.  There is a full day of opportunities for brass bands and brass students to observe, participate, rehearse, and perform with national and internationally renowned brass artists and clinicians.  Student soloists up to age 25 can compete for prizes in the Middle/High School and College divisions, with solo performances to be critiqued by the guest clinicians and artists..

The day ends with the evening Festival Gala Concert, with each participating band performing a 20-minute set, and a performance by the Festival Guest Soloist accompanied by Brass Band Northwest.

The concert concludes with an always thrilling performance by the combined bands, arranged around the perimeter of the hall, encircling the audience with a wave of all-brass music!

Seattle Pacific University Music Department
3307 Third Ave. West
Seattle 98119

First Free Methodist Church
3200 Third Ave. West
Seattle 98119

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Evening Gala Concert at 7:00pm.

Donations accepted and encouraged!