World-renowned chamber ensemble the Atlantic Brass Quintet continues to expand the role of the traditional brass quintet with Crossover, the group’s tenth recording, a fresh program revolving around compositions by NYC jazz luminaries Dave Douglas, Ben Monder, and Alan Ferber that includes Dimitri Shostakovich’s “Jazz Suite” as well as dance music from the Balkans.
Featured Artists: Atlantic Brass Quintet
Louis Hanzlik, Andrew Sorg: trumpets
Seth Orgel: horn
Tim Albright: trombone
John Manning: tuba
FERBER: Kopi Luwak • SHOSTAKOVICH: Jazz Suite No. 1, arr. Johannes C. Schott • LATO/KUKURBA: Sat (Time), arr. Markovic • CARATINI: Passages for brass quintet • DOUGLAS: Private Music 1 • Private Music 2 • MARKOVIC: Zvonce Kolo, arr. Jacob Garchik • MONDER: Luteous Pangolin, arr. Alan Ferber • ARR. LUKE: Doise • ARR. HOWARD: Bubamara
“Pushing the envelope of what a brass quintet is capable of … an irresistibly infectious spirit.” — Buffalo News