String bowing and fingering in an ensemble context
7th Oct 2018 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Yamaha Music Room
An exploration of the various styles jazz ensembles are expected to play in and how to get your students to emulate these styles.
The Brisbane Symphonic Band is our primary ensemble and comprises of woodwind, brass and percussion instruments. Currently under the musical direction of Stefanie Smith, the band plays a wide variety of music including orchestral transcriptions, movie and musical themes, contemporary wind band pieces and other popular repertoire. The band frequently performs in own series concerts and, as one of Brisbane’s leading community bands, is proud to provide the Brisbane community with opportunities to appreciate and experience live music through the Brisbane City Council’s Bands in Parks program. “Working together to perform quality music for the benefit and enjoyment of our members and the community” encapsulates the band’s reason for being.