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2017 International Brass Festival

  • Date & Time
    • Saturday, February 04, 2017 12:00am — through
      Sunday, February 05, 2017 12:00am
  • Cost
    • Free
  • Description

    The University of Florida School of Music is pleased to present the 2017 International Brass Festival February 4-5, 2017 at the UF School of Music. The two-day event will feature internationally recognized guest artists Nathan Zgonc, Christian Paarup, the US Air Force Band Trombone Quartet, the University of Tennessee Faculty Brass Quintet and more. The festival includes numerous master classes and recitals and is open to musicians of all ages. All events are free and open to the public.

    Schedule of Events

    Saturday, February 4
    1 pm: Christian Paarup, Lecture Recital
    2:15 pm: Edwards Trumpet Solo Competition Final Round Recital
    3 pm: Jesse Cook, Clinic
    4 pm: University of Florida Trombone Choir
    7 pm: Nathan Zgonc, Recital

    Sunday, February 5
    9 am: Group Warm-up
    10 am: Aaron Campbell, Clinic
    11 am: Erik Shinn, Recital
    1 pm: Nathan Zgonc, Master Class
    2:45 pm: Meet the Artists, Panel Discussion
    4 pm: United States Air Force Band Trombone Quartet Recital
    7 pm: University of Tennessee Faculty Brass Quintet Recital

    The 2017 International Brass Festival is supported in part by UF Office of Research, UF School of Music, UF Bands, Edwards Instruments, Cannonball Musical Instruments and Getzen Co.

    To read about this year’s guest artists and to learn more, visit Join the conversation online by using #BrassFestUF. For questions about the 2017 International Brass Festival, please contact

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  • Venue
    Music Building Room 101 (MUB 101)
    435 Newell Dr.
    Music Building Room 101 (MUB 101) Website