A Touch Of Brass

  • from £775 in London Help
  • from £785 in South East
  • from £785 in East of England
  • from £825 in East Midlands
  • from £825 in South West
  • from £835 in West Midlands
  • from £885 in Wales
  • from £895 in Yorkshire & Humberside

Young, dynamic brass quintet based in London who have performed with the likes of London Symphony, London Philharmonic, BBC Concert and English National Opera. 3 and 4-piece brass ensembles also available.

Having all graduated from the Royal Academy of Music or Guildhall School of Music, the band members all have busy freelance careers performing with the likes of the London Symphony, London Philharmonic, BBC Concert and English National Opera orchestras to name but a few. Members of the group have also toured with Russell Watson and performed at Glastonbury, Glyndebourne and numerous other festivals.

A Touch of Brass perform annually at Bolton and Lancaster University graduation ceremonies as well as performing at numerous private and public functions throughout the year.

The group have a wide range of repertoire, ranging from Bach to Queen via Moon River and Mission Impossible. They also boast talented arrangers which not only means that their music is unique to them, but also that they can arrange any requests for your event. (With advance notice, and for a small extra charge.) They can also provide a classical singer if required, to add something different for your event.

Most importantly, all of the members of A Touch Of Brass enjoy their music and will do their best to deliver fantastic and exciting brass music for any occation, at the highest professional level.

Performance information

Line-up 2 trumpets; horn; trombone; tuba
Performance duration 2 x 45 minute sets
Arrival & set-up Help 60 minutes before start
Requirements Help Space of 5 x 3 metres; rider

Booking options

Requests (if not in repertoire) Available for a small charge, please enquire
Add extra 1 x 30 minute set Add £125
Add classical vocals Add £140
3-piece ensemble Please enquire
4-piece ensemble Please enquire

What people say Help

  • We have had the most tremendous feedback and you really helped make the event extra special for both participants and spectators. THANK YOU!

    Megan , BBC Event, London, 2016
  • You made our event a very memorable one. Everyone said how wonderful the music was and what a great send off! Thank you.

    Katy , Private Party, Norfolk, May 2016
  • A Touch Of Brass played beautifully for my wedding and made the ceremony extra special. The coordinator for the group, Oli, was very helpful and replied to my emails fully and quickly. All in all, I was thrilled with their performance.

    Lyndsay, Wedding, Essex, August 2016
  • A Touch Of Brass exceeded all of our expectations with a thrilling performance at our private party. The guys were incredibly helpful and flexible with their responses to the brief and they absolutely wowed our guests on the night. I would recommend them without any reservation.

    Tony, Private Party, Nottinghamshire
  • Everyone thouroughly enjoyed the evening, the band were amazing and got everyone on their feet, singing and waving flags. I would go so far as to say that this was the best event we have ever had at the club.

    Captain of Styal Golf Club, Last Night of the Proms, Lancashire

Repertoire Help

  • 20th Century Fox – Newman arr. Isfryn
  • 42nd Street – Warren arr. Hickie
  • Academische Fanfare – Peter Graham
  • Acrobat – J.A. Greenwood arr. Hickie
  • Adiemus – Karl Jenkins arr. Small
  • Ain't Misbehaving – Fats Waller arr. Norris
  • All That Jazz – arr. Hickie
  • Amor Marsch – Kander arr. Hickie
  • J. Strauss – arr. Lichtmann
  • Amporito Roca – Jaime Texidor Dalmau
  • Another Openin’ – Porter arr. Roberts
  • Anything Goes – Porter arr. Fernie
  • Aria From Queen Of The Night – Mozart arr. Taillard
  • At Last – Etta James arr. Lewis
  • Ave Verum Corpus – Mozart
  • Barber Of Seville Overture Rossini arr. Brandon
  • Berceus From Firebird I. Stravinsky arr. R. Smedvig
  • Bohemian Rhapsody Freddy Mercury arr. Hickie
  • Bugler's Holiday – Leroy Anderson arr. Baldwin
  • Candle On The Water – Kasha arr. Isfryn
  • Carmen Suite – Georges Bizet arr. Bill Holcome
  • Cheek To Cheek – Irving Berlin arr. A. Fernie
  • Cu Chullain – Karl Jenkins arr. Tony Small
  • Czardas – Monti arr. Hearne
  • Devil's Gallop – Charles Williams
  • Do Nothing 'Till You Hear From Me Duke Ellington arr. Elkjer
  • El Abanico – Javaloyes arr. Hickie
  • En Aranjuez Con Tu Amor (Brassed Off) – Rodrigo arr. Hickie
  • Family Guy – arr. Isfryn
  • Fanfare And National Anthem – arr. S. Lodge
  • Flower Duet – Delibes arr. O.Hickie
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Bart Howard arr. J.Gale
  • Fugue In G Minor – J.S Bach arr. Canadian Brass
  • Fur Elise – Beethoven arr. O.Hickie
  • Gabriels Oboe – Morricone arr. O.Hickie
  • Godfather Theme – Nino Rota arr. C.Isfryn
  • Gorgonzola – arr. D. Moon
  • Grandstand – Mansfield arr. Isfryn
  • Great Escape – arr. O.Hickie
  • Green Hornet – Billy May arr. C.Isfryn
  • Happy Together – Bonner And Gordon arr. Hickie
  • Hungarian Rap – Ernst–Thilo Kalke
  • I Wanna Be Like You – arr. O.Hickie
  • It Must Be Love Madness – arr. Hickie
  • It Don't Mean A Thing – Duke Ellington arr. Bob Casey
  • Jerusalem – arr. O.Hickie
  • Jesu Joy Of Man's Desiring – J.S. Bach arr. Bryan Allen
  • Just A Closer Walk – Trad. arr. Gillis
  • Kamen Quintet – Michael Kamen
  • La Cumparsita Tango – G.M. Rodriguez arr. D. Marlat
  • Land Of Hope And Glory – arr. O.Hickie
  • Last Night Of The Proms – Various
  • Les Miserables – Shonberg arr. Kretzmer
  • Little Drummer Boy – arr. Bud Udell
  • Little Prayer – Evelyn Glennie arr. C. Isfryn
  • Londonderry Air – arr. Stephen Roberts
  • Lost Chord – Sir Arthur Sullivan arr. S.Roberts
  • Mission Impossible Theme – Lalo Schifrin arr. John Wassod
  • Misty – Erol Garner arr. A. Fernie
  • Moon River – Henry Mancini arr. A. Fernie
  • Mr Jums – Hazell arr. Hickie
  • Nella Fantasia – Morricone arr. Hickie
  • New York, New York – John Kander arr. Jack Gale
  • Nobody Does It Better – Carly Simon arr. Isfryn
  • O Magnum Mysterium – Lauridsen
  • Pachelbel’s Kanon – Pachelbel arr. Mills
  • Pastime With Good Company – Henry VIII arr. Stephen Roberts
  • Patasdilo – Carlos Vieco arr. Paniagua
  • Pie Jesu, Requiem – Gabriel Faure arr. Hickie
  • Putting On The Ritz – Irvine Berlin arr. Roberts
  • Sailor's Hornpipe – arr. O.Hickie
  • Scipio – Handel
  • Simpsons – Danny Elfman arr. S.J. West
  • Singing In The Rain – Nacio Herb Brown arr. Fernie
  • Son De Mexico – Enrique Crespo
  • That's A Plenty – Paul Nagal
  • This Old Man – Robert Nagel
  • Those Magnificent Men – Ron Goodwin
  • Trumpet Voluntary – Purcell arr. M. Routley
  • Tuba Tiger Rag – Harry De Costa arr. Luther Henderson
  • Water Music Suite – Handel arr. Amonin Vaigi
  • West Side Story – Leonard Bernstein
  • William Tell Overture – Rossini arr. Arthur Frackemp
  • You'll Never Walk Alone – Rogers+ Hammerstein
  • You've Got A Friend – Randy Newman arr. Hickie

Bookings

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