September 12 – 13 FANFARE

Tuba Bach Week 1 – FANFARE

September 12, 2020 – 4PM

Outdoor Saturday afternoon concert at 4:00pm in front of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Big Rapids (726 Fuller Ave.) Bring a chair and a mask!

September 13, 2020 – 4PM

Sunday afternoon at 4:00pm, concert will be livestreamed on the internet as well as broadcast live on local radio station Sunny 97.3 FM.  To tune in to the livestream presentation, follow the link from Tuba Bach’s website, www.tubabach.org, or the Tuba Bach Facebook page.

The Tuba Bach 2020 opening concert features Michigan State University College of Music faculty members

Justin Emerich – trumpet

Philip Sinder – tuba 

Derek Polischuk – piano

plus Ed Mallett – euphonium and tuba

The Tuba Bach 2020 opening concert features Michigan State University College of Music faculty members. The concert will include a variety of music for brass instruments and piano, featuring various combinations of the four musicians.  Selections include pieces by well known composers such as J.S. Bach, W. A. Mozart, Ernst Sachse and Herbert L. Clarke, as well as a variety of contemporary composers such Eric Ewazen, Barbara York, Bruce Broughton and others.  The concert will also feature the world premiere of composer Noah Mallett’s Capriccio for trumpet, euphonium, tuba and piano.