US/International Groups

Name Canadian Brass
Location Waukesha, WI
Link http://canadianbrass.com
Comment Perhaps the best known brass ensemble in the world.

 

Name The Ceremonial Brass of the USAF Band
Location Washington, DC
Link http://www.usafband.af.mil/ensembles/BandEnsembleBio.asp?EnsembleID=59
Comment This elite group is responsible for over 1,000 ceremonial performances each year, which includes large ensembles and buglers to perform in most outdoor ceremonial venues and The Ceremonial Brass Quintet for smaller indoor settings.

 

Name US Army Band (Pershing’s Own) Brass Quintet
Location Fort Myer, VA
Link www.usarmyband.com/press/brass-quintet
Comment Listen to or download various tunes, from blues to patriotic, from this world-famous performance group.

 

Name US Navy Band
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC
Link http://www.navyband.navy.mil/index.shtml
Comment They have a brass quartet, quintet, and tuba/euphonium quartet among their many ensembles.

 

Name Trailblazers 10-piece Brass
Location Japan
Link http://www.amy.hi-ho.ne.jp/trailblazers
Comment Ten-part brass with percussion; has an excellent arrangement of Song for Japan that they arranged.