Dec 17, 2018

Canadian Brass

Canadian Brass

Canadian Brass

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“After four decades, it’s great to see Canadian Brass—practically an institution at this point—still sounding fresh, still attracting young virtuosos and, above all, still having fun with the music.” ~NPR

Welcome the Christmas season with a performance of lively carols and other holiday favorites by the world’s most famous brass quintet. Clad in tuxes and white running shoes, the members of Canadian Brass have brought an “unbeatable blend of virtuosity, spontaneity and humor” (The Washington Post) to concert halls for nearly 50 years.

For more than 80 years, the Artist Series has brought the globe's finest jazz, classical, world music and dance performers to Boulder. Many of these performances sell out; order your tickets today to guarantee the best seats.

Performance date and time

Monday, Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m.

HOW TO BUY: This performance can be purchased today—and you can save big on the best seats in the house—with season tickets to the Full Artist Series, Classics Series or create your own CU Presents season with the popular Choice Option. You can also add this performance to any other 2018-2019 series season ticket order. Learn more

 

Single tickets go on sale Aug. 20, 2018. Remind me

News and Reviews

"After four decades, it’s great to see Canadian Brass—practically an institution at this point—still sounding fresh, still attracting young virtuosos and, above all, still having fun with the music."

Tom Huizenga, NPR

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News and Reviews

"The Kings of Brass … the Canadian quintet still makes music that soars."

Peter Robb, The Ottawa Citizen

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