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VIP Brass Pass

Jan 19, 2017

We have attendees who have been coming to the Festival for 20+ years and those who come and it is their very first time.  But everyone seems to agree that this event is truly unique, filled with charm and magical.

Our Brass Pass program brings patrons an added level of comfort and enjoyment.  Benefits include, preferred parking, access to the hospitality room and discounted merchandise.

Please click here for details and to register for the Brass Pass experience.  Limited number of Brass Passes available so do not hesitate.

Brass News

2017 Line-Up

Dec 20, 2016

Announcing the line up for the28th annual Great American Brass Band Festival, June 1-4, 2017.
Celebrating the Roaring Twenties.

Performers
Boston Brass, Boston, MA
Jens Lindemann, Los Angeles, CA
Wycliffe Gordon, Lexington, KY
The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass, Philadelphia, PA
100th Army Band, Fort Knox, KY
202nd Army Band, Frankfort, KY
8Up Brass Band of the 100th Army Band, Fort Knox, KY
Advocate Brass Band, Danville, KY
Circle City Sidewalk Stompers, Indianapolis, IN
Chicago Footwarmers, Lexington, KY
London Citadel Band, London, Ontario
Lowdown Brass Band, Chicago, IL
Saxton’s Cornet Band, Frankfort, KY
Storyville Stompers, New Orleans, LA

Student Ensembles
University of Alabama Trombone Choir (Affiliated with University of Alabama)
Grant County Brass Choir (Affiliated with Grant County High School)
Bourbon Boys Quintet (Affiliated with Northern Kentucky University)
North Fulton Trombone Cartel (Affiliated with several local schools in the GA area)
Limestone College Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble (Affiliated with Limestone College)
Merit Brass Ensemble (Affiliated with Merit School of Music)
Powerhouse Brass (Affiliated with Pritchard Music)
Rose Street Brass (Affiliated with University of Kentucky)

Festival Events

Food Vendor 2017 App Available

Dec 20, 2016

Calling all Food Vendors, the 2017 application process is open. Deadline is March 15th.

Click for the PDF