THE THIRD SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES
Christ Episcopal Church
120 S. New Hampshire Street
Covington, Louisiana 70433
Media Contact: Margaret Mashburn
November 27, 2014
“A CHRISTMAS BRASS SPECTACULAR” DECEMBER 21
The Third Sunday Concert Series at Christ Episcopal Church in Covington will present “A Christmas Brass Spectacular” on Sunday, December 21 at 5 p.m. featuring Erik Morales and the Louisiana Brass.
The Louisiana Brass is comprised of musicians from south Louisiana (primarily Greater New Orleans/Northshore): Erik Morales, Trumpet; Blake Daniels, Trumpet; Fred Wild, French Horn; Jeff Albert, Trombone; Andy Larsen, Tuba; Terrance Mahady, Percussion. For this concert, they will perform traditional arrangements of Christmas favorites, as well as those arranged especially for this performance by composer/trumpeter Erik Morales.
Morales has been composing and arranging band and orchestral music professionally since graduation from University of Southwestern Louisiana (now University of Louisiana Lafayette) in 1989. He also publishes his own chamber music and sells from his website moralesmusic.com. He has composed best-selling music for many genres (classical, jazz, pop). His many published works encompass a large variety of styles and settings, including works for wind, orchestral, jazz and chamber ensembles, and have been part of featured performances across the globe. In addition to his published works he also is commissioned regularly by schools and organizations nationwide.
All concerts in the Third Sunday Concert Series begin at 5 p.m., are free and open to the public, and are followed by a reception where the audience may meet the performers. Christ Church is located at 120 S. New Hampshire Street, Covington, at the entrance to Bogue Falaya Park.