New York Philharmonic Brass Quintet in Concert


July 29




Sheridan Opera House

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“Bach to Bernstein with a Brass Twist!” A very special concert to celebrate Telluride Chamber Music turning 50! For the first time ever Telluride Chamber Music is presenting an evening of music by the New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet.  Founded in 1983 and comprised of the five principal brass players from the country’s most renowned orchestra, the quintet has worldwide exposure and an international reputation. Join us for a truly inspirational night of music!


Christopher Martin, trumpet
Ethan Bensdorf, trumpet
Richard Dean, french horn
Colin Williams, trombone
Alan Baer, tuba


‘La Rejouissannce’ – George Fredrich Handel (1685-1759) 

‘Sonata Saint Mark’ – Tomaso Albinoni (1671-1751)

‘Suite from the Monterigian Hills’ – Morley Calvert (1928-1991)

‘Contarapunctus IX’ – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) 


‘Firedance’ – Anthony DiLorenzo (b. 1967) 

‘The Quintessential Gershwin’ – George Gershwin (1898-1937) arr. Steven Bulla 

‘Suite from “West Side Story”’ – Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) Maria arr. Jack Gale 

‘New York, New York’ – John Kander (b. 1927) arr. Phil Elkjer


Tickets: $300/VIP Table of 4 (includes a bottle of bubbles at your table), $50/Adults, $25/Students 

(Please note tickets on the door will be $5 extra per person)