Since its founding in 1997, Imperial Brass has entertained and thrilled audiences through its exciting and entertaining performances. With their unique ability to combine all styles and musical genres, Imperial Brass brings a refreshing and vibrant concert experience for music lovers of all ages.
Members of this popular group also perform regularly with many of the orchestras and other small ensembles in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. In addition, they also have a vast amount of recording experience and have performed with many popular artists.
Imperial Brass was featured recently on PBS’ series, “Barney and Friends” in an episode entitled “Come Blow Your Horn.” They also performed at the opening ceremonies of The Shops at Willow Bend in Plano, Texas, and have been featured at other venues such as the Eisemann Center and the Galleria. They have also been the featured group at the SMU Academic Ceremonies for the past 13 years.
As active educators in the Dallas area, Imperial Brass is dedicated to encouraging and inspiring future generations of musicians. In addition to teaching in their private music studios, Imperial Brass performs regularly at area schools with two different youth shows entitled “Brass Around the World” and “Brass of Ages.”
The versatile Imperial Brass can be heard in various configurations, from quintet to large brass ensemble with percussion to tuba quartet. The group has six recordings- “Jazzy Christmas” (2016), “Way Down in Dixieland” (2016), “Feeling Good” (2015), “Papa John” (2012), “Classical, Jazz & Beyond” (2011) a holiday CD: “Christmastime is Here” (2003). Imperial Brass is also available for concerts, weddings, corporate events, master classes and clinics, music festivals, parties and other special events.