Upcoming Conferences:

APAP

Rhinelander Booth #112

January 10-14

New York Hilton, Midtown

Contact RCB:

Linda Reznik, Artist Manager
412-434-7222 x5
412-335-5293
[email protected]

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Add a little brass to your season!

Each year, tens of thousands of people at home and on the road enjoy the music of River City Brass. Currently, the band has one of the most active schedules among American touring ensembles, performing dozens of concerts on tour each year for community performing arts series, corporate events, major music festivals and more.

The River City Brass’s unique repertoire, virtuoso musicians, and accessible performances make the ensemble an ideal choice for presenters.

 

Residency Activities

  • Side-by-side: This program offers students an opportunity to rehearse and perform onstage with the musicians of River City Brass. Up to 100 participants can be accommodated.

  • Masterclasses: These bring small groups of students together with River City Brass musicians for one-on-one learning. The band also offers clinics that can be designed for students at the elementary, middle, high school and college levels.

Technical Requirements 

RCB has flexible tech requirements. Complete tech rider available upon request

Touring Personnel

RCB touring ensembles:

  • River City Brass Band: 20-28 Musicians & Conductor

  • River City Brass Ensemble: 12-19 Musicians & Conductor

  • River City Brass Octet

  • River City Brass Quintet

For some tours, additional personnel may be added, including:

  • Bus Driver

  • Tour Manager

Touring Programs

TOURING PROGRAMS:

  • Broadway Divas! Your favorite songs from Gypsy, Cabaret, Hello Dolly, Evita and many more.

  • Hollywood & Bollywood: The Hollywood & Bollywood concert will reacquaint you with old favorites by John Williams, Ennio Morricone and Danny Elfman, but also introduce you to the sounds of “Mera Joota Hai Japani,” “Jai Ho,” and “Badtameez Dil,” sung by Akshay Hari.

  • Red White ’N Bluegrass: This program mixes patriotic fare like “America the Beautiful” and “Armed Forces Salute” with bluegrass anthems like “I’ll Fly Away” and “Blue Moon of Kentucky.”

  • Christmas Brasstacular: We bring the magic of Christmas to life in a program that features Christmas carols, holiday movie music, classic songs, and collaborations with local choirs.

  • Celtic Connections: We bridge the divide between the old world and the new, with tunes from Ireland, Wales, and Scotland alongside American country music.

  • Latin Fiesta: This program includes songs such as “Quizás, Quizás, Quizás,” “Libertango,” “Malagueña,” “Perfidia,” “Guantanamera,” and mucho más, all played with that special RCB twist.

  • Sounds of the 60s: Get in the RCB time machine and travel back to the decade of Doo Wop, R&B, Motown and classic rock.

  • Brasstacular: A program selected by you and Maestro Gourlay from RCB's repertoire

* Special repertory requests are available

* RCB offers sensory friendly performances

EPK

River City Brass Band –28 musicians & Conductor:

River City Brass Ensemble –12 Musicians & Conductor:

River City Brass Octet –8 musicians & Conductor (Tuba):

River City Brass Quintet:

RCB Action Photos:

More photos available in EPK

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Each year, tens of thousands of people, at home and on the road, enjoy River City Brass music featuring American Tunes, Big Band Swing, Jazz, Broadway, Hollywood, Bollywood, Classical, Contemporary Masterworks, and Traditional Marches. River City Brass is entertaining, enlightening, funny, thoroughly professional, and family friendly!

A compilation of some of River City Brass' shining moments! 

"The River City Brass Band was SPECTACULAR!  Folks are still talking about what a great evening it was.  We are certainly looking forward to having them back next year." – Presenter

Number One in Family Entertainment. – Readers of Trib Total Media

"RCB plays 'Smoke on the Water' better than Deep Purple. No kidding. It's that good." – Patron

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