Nevada Public Radio Listen Live

"BBC's World Service"
Facebook Twitter Follow Nevada Public Radio

Support Nevada Public Radio
KNPR's State of Nevada About SON Archives Participate Specials
Behind The Bundy Ranch Standoff
How Safe Is Your Food?
Robert Coover And The Return Of The Brunists
Lynne Jasames On Why 'It's Okay To Cry'
Can 'Serious' Reading Happen Online?
BASE Jumping: The Allure And The Danger
Anti-Government Protesters Win Round Against BLM
Tax Advice For The Alternative Economy
The Secret History Of Las Vegas
Deal Reached Between North Las Vegas And Labor Unions
Bryan Ferry (Of Roxy Music) Brings His Orchestra To Vegas
Is Tipping Obsolete?
The Life Cycle Of A Mall
Being Oscar
Fixing Nevada's Mental Health System
Bundy Family Says Local Officials Need to Step In To Stop BLM Dispute
The Future Of Space Tourism
The Brass Tacks Of The Education Initiative
UNR President Seeks To Restore Funding
What Should Be Done About NSA Spying?
'Ordain Women' Protests Meeting
The Future Of Africa

Tooting Their Horn: Presidio Brass
Tooting Their Horn: Presidio Brass

AIR DATE: January 29, 2013

Forget John Phillips Sousa and stuffy marches. This brass band plays versions of pop songs, film scores and rock music. And they will be performing at the Fifth Street School on Thursday and Friday.
Members of Presidio Brass

comments powered by Disqus
I'm almost 50 and started playing horn when I was 9. I've never played professionally but I still play regularly and continue to improve. Music is a spark that becomes a fire that never goes out. I've played together with elementary school kids and 80-year olds and still made music (admittedly not at the level of the Presidio Brass). Kudos to Presidio Brass for spreading the gift of music.
MattJan 26, 2013 07:01:13 AM
Web hosting facilities provided by Switch.