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The Brass Roots and Organ – A Space Odyssey
May 26, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Please join us as the 6th Season of Cathedral Concerts closes with
A SPACE ODYSSEY
Friday, May 26, 2017
Also Sprach Zarathustra – Richard Strauss
Star Trek (reboot) – Michael Giacchino – arr. Mike Dorato
Selections from The Planets – Gustav Holst – arr. Mike Dorato
Superman March – John Williams – arr. James Nova
Selections from Star Wars – John Williams – arr. James Nova
East Liberty Presbyterian Church, The Brass Roots, and organist Dr. Edward Alan Moore join forces for a sonic spectacular of music for brass and organ. The concert will open with the iconic sounds of Richard Strauss’ Also Sprach Zarathustra (featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey). Also featured will be arrangements of music from Star Trek, Star Wars, and Superman by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra trombonist James Nova. Mr. Nova will be the guest conductor of the concert.
The Brass Roots is the brass ensemble in residence at East Liberty Presbyterian Church. They are heard during Sunday morning worship six times throughout the year and are featured on two concerts each season, including the most anticipated concert of the season, Christmas in East Liberty.
This performance is free and open to the public. A freewill offering will be received. View our concert poster.