A typical Atlantic Brass Quintet program comprises one or two each from various categories of works – Flashy Openers, Baroque/Romantic works, ABQ Commissions, and Jazz/World Music. Here are works available in the 2019-2020 season.

 

Flashy Openers (choose one)

Jan Dismas Zelenka: Sinfonia from the Overture-Suite in F major, ZWV 188 (1723)

G.F. Handel: Vivace from the Concerto Grosso in D major, Op. 3, No. 6 (1734)

David Maslanka: Arise (1987)

 

Baroque & Romantic (choose one or two)

J.S. Bach: French Suite No. 4 in E-flat major, BWV 814 (1722)

J.S. Bach: Preludes & Fugues from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II (1742)

Anton Bruckner: Christus Factus Est (1884)

Johannes Brahms: Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen, from Chorale Preludes, Op. 122 (1896)

Victor Ewald: Quintet No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 5 (1890)

Victor Ewald: Quintet No. 3 in D-flat major, Op. 7 (c. 1912)

Alberto Ginastera: Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2 (1937)

 

Atlantic Brass Commissions (choose one or two)

Alan Ferber: Kopi Luwak (2010)

Andrew Sorg: Voices in Da Fan (2014)

Catherine Likhuta: Apex Predators (2015)

Shane Endsley: Declamatory Ascent (2017)

 

Jazz/World Music (choose one or two)

Balkan Brass Band Music (“Balkan Invasion”)

Brad Mehldau: Airport Sadness (2000)

Ben Monder: Luteous Pangolin (2000)

Dave Douglas: Private Music (2001)

Alan Ferber: Kopi Luwak (2010)

 

 

SPECIAL SETS

Many Atlantic Brass programs feature one of these special sets:

 

Latin American

Sylvestre Revueltas: Ocho por Radio (1933)

Alberto Ginastera: Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2 (1937)

Enrique Crespo: Suite Americana No. 1 (1977)

 

“Brass Voices”

Byrd: Christ Rising Again (Easter Anthem, 1589)

Anton Bruckner: Christus Factus Est (1884)

Johannes Brahms: Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen, from Chorale Preludes, Op. 122 (1896)

Andrew Sorg: Voices in Da Fan (2014)