12/2012

TubaChristmas

Submitted by Gigi Sukin on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 10:55am

Join 300 tuba players tooting their horns in unison for this outdoor holiday concert. Enjoy spirited songs where musicians play in honor of the great artists and teachers that inspire their playing. The first TubaChristmas was conducted by the late Paul Lavalle in New York City's Rockefeller Plaza Ice Rink in 1974. Today, TubaChristmas concerts are played worldwide. Sun 1-2 p.m.

Rocky Mountain Christmas

Submitted by Kelsey Colt on Wed, 10/10/2012 - 11:18am

Are your ears playing tricks on you? Brass instruments morph into the sounds of bagpipes, steel drums, hand-bells, and voices during the Denver Brass Christmas show. Classic songs like, “Sleigh Ride” and “Carol of the Brass” never sounded like this. Sun 4 p.m.