Motor City Brass Band, Rich K Brazil & Beyond Sizzle in Summer Salsa Concert.
--(ENTERTAINMENT WIRE)--May 3, 2002
Sunday, June 2, 2002 at 3:00 pm Southfield Centre for the Arts, 24350 Southfield Rd. (Between the Lodge Fwy and 10 MI Rd.) Tickets: Adult -- $10, Family -- $25, Senior/Student -- $8 Available from MCBB members, the SCA office, or at the door before the performance MCBB hotline (248)788-6618 or SCA (248)242-9022
Motor City Brass Band (MCBB) with Craig Strain, Musical Director and Conductor, spice up your Sunday, June 2 at 3pm, on stage at Southfield Centre for the Arts as they present "Summer Salsa" along with special guests, Rich K Brazil and Beyond.
Specializing in jazz-influenced Brazilian and World music, Brazil and Beyond includes some of the finest musicians in the Detroit area: Rich Kowalewski, acoustic and electric basses; Frank Marinello, guitar; Rob Emanuel, drum kit; and Dennis Sheridan, world percussion. These outstanding players, each with an impressive list of credentials too lengthy to mention here, combine their talents for an energy, sensitivity, and spontaneity that is uniquely Brazil and Beyond.
MCBB continues its tradition of fusing the glorious brass band sound with an "Americanization" of spirit. Performing regularly throughout the Detroit area, MCBB combines its superb musicianship with expressive interpretation of a wide range of musical styles for an exciting, enjoyable musical experience. Based at Southfield Centre for the Arts, the band produces an annual music series in addition to concerts around the Southeast Michigan area and throughout the state. MCBB also competes each year in the North American Brass Band Association championships, from which they recently were awarded 2nd place in their division for 2002.
You are in for a sizzling Sunday of hot Brazilian rhythms sure to 'salsify' -- and satisfy -- your soul! Mark your calendar for June 2, 2002 at 3pm in Southfield -- you won't want to miss the Summer Salsa concert with Motor City Brass Band and Rich K Brazil and Beyond!
All are invited to an afterglow immediately following the performance, where you may mingle with MCBB members and their invited guest artists.
Tickets are available at Southfield Centre for the Arts, Southfield Parks and Recreation, Motor City Brass Band ticket order line (248-788-6618) or at the door. Prices are listed above; special group rates are available by calling the MCBB ticket order line.
This event was made possible with support from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. Motor City Brass Band is a non profit organization per IRS 501-C-3.