Brassroots 2017-18 Season
Brassroots presents four concerts this season. All concerts will be at St. James Westminster Anglican Church, 115 Askin Street London Ontario. Ticket Information
Concert #1 - Big Top Favourites, Saturday October 14 2017 at 7:30 pm
After 140 years entertaining audiences across America, Ringling Bros., Barnum and Bailey Circus presented its last show in May 2017. We recall the favourite music of the circus: "Entry of the Gladiators", "Tent of Terror", "Ring of Fire", "Be a Clown", "Send in the Clowns", "The Can Can", "Tea for Two", and "Carnival of the Animals"...
Concert #2 - Christmas at Westminster V1, Saturday December 9 2017 7:30 pm
Our annual celebration of the Joy of Christmas with Stephen Holowitz and the Choir of St. James Westminster Anglican Church. Festive fanfares, carols and seasonal favorites. Pay-What-You-Can at the door, with our best wishes for the holiday season!
Concert #3 - Brassroots goes Latin! Saturday February 24 2018 at 7:30 pm
With a return visit by The Three Keyboards, London's masters of the ivories! A lively evening of spicy salsas, a tempestuous Tango by Astor Piazzolla, the Bossa Novas of Antonio Carlos Jobin, a Mexican Serenade and favourites such as "Children of Sanchez" and "Malaguena"...
Concert #4 - In Praise of the Trumpet, Saturday April 21 2018 pm at 7:30 pm
With Canada's great trumpet star - Karen Donnelly, principal trumpet of the National Arts Centre Orchestra. Virtuoso solos include "Napoli" and "Zelda", and the ever-popular "Yesterday". Also, our trumpets will blow up a storm in Leroy Anderson's "Bugler's Holiday" and Harry James' "Trumpet Blues" and "Cantabile"... a show to remember!