A brass quintet composed of members from the Lone Star Wind Orchestra will present a concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 504 E. Marvin in Waxahachie.
The Lone Star Wind Orchestra is a select group of about 60 professional brass, woodwind and percussion players from the North Texas Area that present concerts regularly at the Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas and the Eisemann Center in Richardson.
Members of the brass quintet are Thomas Hutchings and Minerva Davis on trumpet, Kim Rooney on French horn, Joel Grizzelle on trombone and Clinton Sims on tuba.
The program will include “Alexander’s Ragtime Band” by Irvin Berlin, “Second Suite in F” by Gustav Holst, “Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral” from “Lohengrin” by Wagner, “Armed Forces Salute” arranged by Villanueva, “America the Beautiful,” “National Emblem,” “A Western Fanfare” and others.
The concert will also feature St. Joseph Catholic Church choirs joining with the brass in two antiphonal works by Giovanni Gabrieli and Jacob Handl.
Suggested donation is $5 per person or $10 per family. Tickets will be available at the door.
The concert proceeds will benefit the St. Joseph music ministry.