BrassChix: How Low Can You Go?
Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Schmitt Music Brooklyn Center

The University of St. Thomas Department of Music and Schmitt Music are partnering to present BrassChix 2017. Join us for this special collaborative forum featuring small and large group sessions on brass playing and brass equipment.

Schedule of Activities


Registration and Welcome            

Brass Choir Warmup and Reading Session
- Sarah Schmalenberger, brass choir conductor
- Parts will be emailed in advance

Instrument Breakout Sessions
- Takako Seimiya Senn, trumpet
- Sarah Schmalenberger, horn
- Lauren Husting, trombone
- Jennifer Werner, euphonium
- Melissa Williams, tuba

Featured Artist Performances


Lunch (provided)

Session I 
- Low Brass Equipment with Keith Hilson (or)
- High Brass = High Anxiety? for horns and trumpets

Session II
- Musical Entrepreneurship: A panel discussion