By Jane A. Marlowe
The Naples Philharmonic Brass Quintet will present an evening of classical music interspersed with works from popular artists like Gershwin and Ellington from the days of the big bands and great jazz musicians. The Quintet will be making its sixth consecutive appearance at the Jewish Congregation of Marco Island, the host for this popular event.
The Brass Quintet will perform on Wednesday, February 15 at 7:30 PM. The talented group includes Aaron McCulla on tuba; James Dallas, percussion, Matthew Sonneborn, trumpet, David Dallas, percussion and Tracy Leonard on horn.
There will be a reception following the performance with Viennese specialty pastries in the German/Austrian tradition including homemade strudels, tortes, trifles, flans and other sweets. A Starbucks coffee tasting will be offered with the pastries.
Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Please contact the JCMI office at 642-0800 for tickets and any questions you may have.