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Bronx Arts Ensemble presents Manhattan Brass performing holiday favorites at Mall at Bay Plaza.

PROGRAM
Fanfare from La Peri
– Paul Dukas
Farewell to Stromness – Peter Maxwell Davies (Arr. Seltzer)
Maria/Tonight – Leonard Bernstein (Arr. Jack Gale)
Wachet Auf (Sleepers Awake) – J. S. Bach
Tango – Albenez
Christmas Song – Mel Torme (Arr. Carla Bley)
We Wish you a Merry Christmas – Old English Carol  (Arr. Jack Walrath)
Jingle Bells  – James Pierpont (Arr. Carla Bley)
Stuffy Turkey – Thelonius Monk (Arr. Jack Walrath)
It Came upon a Midnight Clear – Edmund Sears (Arr. Carla Bley)

MANHATTAN BRASS
Wayne J. du Maine,  Trumpet/Flugelhorn
Tony Kadleck, Trumpet
R. J. Kelley, Horn
Michael Seltzer, Trombone
David Taylor, Bass Trombone

For 25 years, Manhattan Brass has been known for its innovative programming, dynamic performances, varied, eye-opening repertoire, and commitment to educating audiences of all ages about live music and the brass idiom. Hailed as a Critic’s Pick in Time Out New York magazine, the ensemble is an amalgam of individual virtuoso musicians, each bringing to the table their unique experience and vision. Comfortable in every genre from Gesualdo to jazz, the quintet is intent on taking brass ensemble playing to another level and bringing their audience with them.