The Interlochen Collection: Music for Brass

Mar 29, 2019

Tubist and Interlochen camper Blanca Mueller in 1954
Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

This week on The Interlochen Collection, we're showcasing music for brass instruments. Listen to the entire episode below.

Episode playlist

Malcolm Arnold, Brass Quintet No. 1: I. Allegro
High School Honors Chamber Musicians
The New York Philharmonic Brass Quintet (student ensemble)

L to R: T. P. Giddings, Joseph Maddy, John Philip Sousa, Austin Harding in 1930
Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

Brian Balmages, Symphony No. 1 for Brass
Interlochen Arts Academy Brass Ensemble
Ken Larson, conductor
November 2006

Joseph Wagner, Concerto Grosso for Cornets, Baritones and Band
National Music Camp High School Band
George C. Wilson, conductor
August 1955

George Frederic Handel, Music for the Royal Fireworks
Interlochen Arts Academy Brass Ensemble
Stanley Friedman, conductor

The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Monica Yost helped produce this episode.