Westwind Brass and the Maritime Museum of San Diego Announce Final Steam Ferry Berkeley Concert
The Westwind Brass, San Diego's premier professional brass ensemble, and the San Diego Maritime Museum announce their final concert aboard the Steam Ferry Berkeley, American Jazz with Pacific Blast on May 7, 2017 from 4-6 p.m. This world class ensemble will bring together performance, dialogue, wit, and fellowship to take audiences on a journey through the ages. Set against the stunning backdrop of the San Diego Harbor, in the Romantic era ballroom of this beautiful historical landmark, this series promises to be a journey for audiences of all ages!
The Westwind Brass Ensemble, in residence at the San Diego State University School of Music and Dance, includes Elizabeth Howard, John Wilds and Karl Soukup (trumpets), Barry Toombs (horn), Eric Starr (trombone) and Bryan Smith (tuba).
The final event for the 2017 season includes:
5/7/2017:. The grand finale to the season celebrates a West Coast twist on that most iconic of American art forms: jazz. We will shake it up and cool it down with compositions from Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, to Miles Davis and a whole lot in between. Sunday May 7, 2017 from 4 pm-6pm.
Price Information: $10 + $1.50 fee (Students, Seniors and Military w/ID), $20 + $2 fee (Museum Members) $25 + $2.25 fee (General Admission). Full series subscriptions are available for $70 + $4.50 fee) (Maritime Museum Members) and $90 + $5.50 fee (General Admission).
The Westwind Brass exists to broaden and enrich the musical legacy of local, national and international audiences through performance and educational services featuring brass instruments and music. Westwind Brass musicians perform in various configurations of featuring the unique timbre of brass instruments and performing the brass repertoire at a high artistic level. Westwind Brass is a 501(c) (3) Public Benefit Corporation. For more information, visit Guidestar.org.