Big Bad Brass Band


Age: All Ages
Time: Wednesday, 6:45 PM
Cost: $320 / 15-week session
To Register Call Registration Desk at 718.622.3300
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Age: 11-18
Type: Ensemble
Term: Fall | Spring
Term Length: 15 Weeks
Schedule: Wednesdays at 7:00pm
Duration: 90 Minutes
Class Size: 15
Price: $527 | $264 for Students Enrolled in Private Lessons
Prerequisite: 1-2 Years of Private Lessons
Instructor: Peter Apfelbaum

Calling all brass, winds and percussion players who want to take their playing to the next level and join us in a rocking good time. Directed by Grammy-winning, multi-instrumentalist, bandleader and composer, Peter Apfelbaum, this band plays and performs brass band music from all corners of the globe, including pop songs, spirituals, funk grooves and dance hits. From traditional New Orleans hot jazz to Stevie Wonder to Prince, this band is always a blast. Students help craft the arrangements with parts that are tailored and specially arranged for all levels of experience. This ensemble is ideal for students who have at least two years of experience on their instrument.

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BKCM offers a wide range of ensembles for students of all ages and experience levels. Students are motivated to practice repertoire outside of class and encouraged by their peers to take on new challenges. Taught by experts in the field, our ensembles include performance opportunities and a chance to connect with a community of other instrumentalists who are interested in developing their artistry. Students enrolled in our private lessons are eligible to join many ensembles at a highly reduced rate. Contact our registration desk for more information.

Registration Info

Do you want to register for a class? Please call 718-622-3300 to speak to one of our registrars, who will guide you through the registration process and answer any questions you might have.

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