Chicago Brass Band rehearsals move to Sunday evenings for the 2017-2018 season. The band currently has vacancies for Bb Bass and Solo Cornet. If you have considered auditioning for the Chicago Brass Band, now is the time.
Please send an email
with your interest to audition or any questions to:
Substitute positions are always available.
Contact the Music Director to schedule an audition.
Typical Brass Band Instrumentation
Cornet - 4 Solos, 1 Repiano, 2 Seconds, 2 Thirds
Eb Soprano Cornet - 1
Flugel Horn - 1
Eb Tenor Horn - 1 Solo, 1 First, 1 Second
Bb Euphonium - 2
Bb Baritone - 1 First, 1 Second
Trombone - 1 First, 1 Second
Bass Trombone - 1
Eb Bass (Tuba) - 2
Bb Bass (Tuba) - 2
Percussion - 3
All brass instruments are notated in Treble Clef with the
exception of the Bass Trombone which is notated in Bass Clef
WHAT IS A BRASS BAND EXPLANATION
BRIEF HISTORY OF BRASS BANDING