played at the Chicago Brass Festival with Rex Richardson
Saturday, March 9th, at 2:00pm, the Chicago Brass Band performed with
internationally renowned trumpeter Rex Richardson at the 2013 Chicago
Festival at Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) in Chicago.
soloist Rex Richardson
-- veteran of the acclaimed chamber group
Rhythm & Brass, the Brass Band of Battle Creek, and jazz legend Joe
-- performed Rextreme, a concerto composed specifically for Rex by Lake
M. Stephenson. This was the North American premiere of the brass band
arrangement of Rextreme. Additionally, the band played Martin Ellerby's
Variations, one of the works to be played at the North American Brass
Championships in Cincinnati this April.
For more information
on the 2013 Chicago Brass Festival, including directions, please
visit their website: www.chicagobrassfestival.com
the videos of Rextreme!