/ The first article about the Brandt Вrass Ensemble in Russian media service: cultural digest «Footlights»
The first article about the Brandt Вrass Ensemble in Russian media service: cultural digest «Footlights»
«The silver sounds of brass instruments or the Magnificent Ten »
«In English the word “brass” means “copper”. But in the music language – this is a synthesizing term collecting all the wind instruments that at the early ages were made of brass.
It so came that usually the brass musicians tend to gather and play in different kinds of ensembles. Thanks to this there are many groups of many different styles: from duets and trios to the big bands, consisting only of brass instruments. One of the youngest kinds of such ensembles is the brass-ten: a group consisting of ten brass instruments from the piccolo-trumpet to tuba. The founder of the first brass-ten is Phillip Jones from