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The Annapolis Brass Quintet

Reviews

"(The Annapolis Brass Quintet) plays beautifully, with a wondrous tone and smoothness of ensemble as well as impeccable musicianship"
- LOS ANGELES TIMES

"They play with a crispness and cohesion at once astonishing and highly satisfying"
- SACRAMENTO BEE

"A richness of tonal quality and exquisite balance of rythym and melody were the outstanding features of a scintillating performance of chamber music by the Annapolis Brass Quintet... Their music communicated a warmth and intimacy evocative of elegant salons and a gracious way of life of a time past."
- NEW DELHI NATIONAL HERALD

"Japan has a tradition of declaring outstanding artists to be national treasures. The State of Maryland should have such a program. We can start with the members of the Annapolis Brass Quintet"
- ROCKVILLE SENTINEL

"Perfection in ensemble..."
- ANTWERP, DI NIEUWE GAZET

"Fantastic five brass players... The elegance and purity of this performance was far-reaching"
- MUNICH SUDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG

"The brasses are undeniably the most unwieldly section of an orchestra, and the fact that the evening's program included some of the most challenging pieces ever conceived for brass ensemble made the interpretations all the more remarkable for their polish, consummate technical control and style... rapport among the five instrumentalists seemed almost uncanny."
- MANILA DAILY EXPRESS

"The superb musicianship of the Annapolis Brass Quintet should have been enough to delight even those who do not like brass quintets. Here were five musicians whose mastery of their instruments, tehnical competence, and knowledge of their repertoire was absolutely astounding."
- WILKE-BARRE TIMES LEADER

"The Annapolis Brass Quintet... one of the best groups that we have ever heard... one of magnificent technical virtuosity and with sensitive critical interpretations"
- BARCELONA LA VANGUARDIA

"This quintet plays with skill, style, dash, enthusiasm and musicality rarely found in touring ensembles. The group's showmanship is effective, and fun, without being obtrusive. Every member of the quintet is a brilliant musician, and each performed as a member of an ensemble. The effect was music that has seldom been heard here before."
- THE WICHITA EAGLE

"The ensemble playing is outstanding, almost as if a hidden conductor was shaping the music"
- NAPA DAILY REGISTER

"And, what a sound they make!... alternately moving, inspiring... Another quality that added to the pleasure of the evening was the group's obvious devotion to the music."
- DUNKIRK EVENING-OBSERVER

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