Brassworks News

October 2019

We welcomed an incredible saxophone section to join Brassworks for the Saturday night headline concert of the Orillia Jazz Festival.  Read all about this great concert here

Fall 2019

Brassworks will be performing as one of the headline concerts of the Orillia Jazz Festival which will take place on Saturday, October 19th at the Orillia Opera House.  Visit our Concerts page for all the details and to purchase tickets.

May 2019

On May 16th, Brassworks will collaborate with the Orillia Silver Band and the Orillia Salvation Army Band to present a benefit concert.  Check out the              in Orillia Matters or visit our Concerts page for more details.

April 2019

Spring has sprung and Brassworks is back in action!  Catch them on April 26th at Orillia Secondary School's "Spring Fling" Music Department fundraiser.  On May 16th, Brassworks will be collaborating for the first time with the Orillia Silver Band and the Orillia Salvation Army Band for a concert that will be raising funds for missions.  Check out our Concerts page for all the details.

October 2018

On Thursday, October 11th, Brassworks will be kicking off the Orillia Jazz Festial with a concert featuring Juno-award-winning saxophone player John Johnson, and vocalist Christina Bosco.  This concert has something for everyone -- you don't want to miss it!  Visit our Concerts page for the ticket link.  You can also catch Brassworks throughout the Festival on Friday night and Saturday afternoon at the Geneva Event Centre.

Summer 2018

The Brassworks Team has been busy with plans in the works for the Orillia Jazz Festival coming up in October.  There will be a few opportunities to catch Brassworks in performance including the Festival Launch Concert which will feature Juno-award-winning saxophone player, John Johnson.  Check out for all the up-to-date information about the 2018 Festival which will take place October 11-14.

May 2018

Brassworks will be teaming up with the Orillia Concert Band on May 5th to present a concert entitled "Around the World."  The show will include a variety of musical styles from all over the globe.  Of particular note, there will be two combined numbers on the program.  In case you need yet another reason to catch the show, Curtis Metcalf will perform "Czardas" -- an impressive solo not to be missed!

April 2018

Brassworks is excited to announce that we will now be the coordinators of the Orillia Jazz Festival!  We are looking forward to working with community partners to bring some great musicians to Orillia this October.

January 2018

Happy New Year!  Brassworks has many exciting things in store for 2018, including a combined concert with the Orillia Concert Band.  Stay tuned to our Concerts page for information about our upcoming performances.