Concert Stream: Axiom Brass

Axiom Brass standing with instruments outside, with the Chicago skyline in the background

March 5, 2021 | 7:00PM

$15 | $20 with reception | Free for UChicago Students

Concert will premiere at 7:00 pm CST on Friday, March 5 and will be available until 11:59 pm CST on Sunday, March 7.


Augusta Read Thomas: Avian Capriccio
Evan Williams: Lux Aeterna
Alvin Etler: Quintet for Brass Instruments

With programs ranging from jazz and Latin music to transcriptions of string quartet repertoire and original compositions for brass quintet, Axiom Brass has been delighting audiences of all ages for more than a decade. In a virtual recital presented as part of its Don Michael Randel Residency, the quintet shares a kaleidoscope of musical colors and characters with Augusta Read Thomas’s Avian Capriccio alongside music by Evan Williams and Alvin Etler.