Brass Festival

Welcome to the 5th Annual Lamar University Brass Festival!
April 23-24, 2021

Brass Instrument

The 5th Annual Lamar Brass Festival held on April 23-24, 2021, is a two day long educational and performance-based creative seminar that caters to Lamar University students, the greater Southeast Texas Community and the entire worldwide brass community thanks to our live stream technology. The Festival includes masterclasses by our brass faculty, who teach masterclasses, seminars, and perform with the Lamar Faculty Brass Quintet at the Gala concert. The guest artists work closely with Lamar University students in a one-of-a-kind educational experience. The Festival has various sponsors who will participate in this live streamed event in various ways.

Brass Festival Performances

Friday, April 23 - Brass Features Concert featuring Lamar Chambers Brass groups

Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Live stream Only from the Rothwell Concert Hall

Saturday, April 24 - Brass Festival Gala Concert featuring Lamar Faculty Brass Quintet & the Lamar Brass Choir

Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Live stream Only from the Rothwell Recital Hall

Brass Festival Masterclasses/Saturday Lineup

9:00 a.m. - Brass Warm up with LFBQ

10:00 a.m. - Kris Hammond Masterclass

11:00 a.m. - Katie McBain Masterclass

Noon - Victor Gomez Masterclass

1:00 p.m. - Tim Dueppen Masterclass

7:30 p.m. - Brass Festival Gala Concert
LFBQ (30 mins), Chamber Brass, Brass Choir

View Live Performances and Masterclasses Here


All events are free of charge and open to the public.