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UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 8:56 p.m.

Concert review: Clarion Brass players demonstrate great skill in bringing new sounds to familiar tunes

At this concert, the focus was and remained very much on the music itself, the quality of its performance, and the skill and originality of its composer, William Berry.

Clarion Brass concerts to feature world premieres of two holiday arrangements

Clarion Brass will perform in Coeur d’Alene on Tuesday and Spokane on Wednesday.

Clarion Brass blow up holiday tunes

Clarion Brass, the Spokane-based brass ensemble for a quarter of a century has been mixing it up for the holidays, bringing a different vibe to the holiday classics we’ve known …

Clarion continues ringing in the Christmas cheer with annual concert

Clarion Brass continues its holiday tradition with the “Hallelujah for Everything” tour.

Tuneful seasonal celebrations

The moment the last of the Thanksgiving leftovers are stuffed in the refrigerator, a switch flips and the Christmas season comes roaring back in full force: Trees go up, light …

Clarion Brass, a tradition of creativity

Every year around Christmas, it seems radio stations and department stores are playing the same batch of traditional holiday songs over and over. How many reverential versions of “Silent Night” …

Holiday album reflects Clarion’s top brass

This past summer, Clarion Brass decided to crowd-source its newest album. Not only were fans allowed to help pick the record’s name, but they could help decide which tracks to …

Clarion album will give fans what they want to hear

Clarion Brass, the Spokane-based brass ensemble, is giving fans the chance to help shape the group’s next holiday CD. Not only is Clarion soliciting public suggestions on what to name …

World-class Clarion Brass returns for holiday concerts

William Berry, artistic director of Clarion Brass, is the equivalent of a standup comic in the brass music world. Check out his lines about the Clarion Brass holiday concert, “This …

Spotlight: Holiday season offers bevy of events

The holidays are nearly upon us, with dozens of related arts events on the way. When I say dozens, that’s no exaggeration. Yet I wanted to pick out a few …

Annual Christmas concerts offer new twists on classics

The Clarion Brass “Reindeer Games” tour wowed ’em in Portland, Seattle and Yakima. And now it’s coming home to Spokane, where audiences will have two chances to hear, for instance, …

Elwes, Clemens headline Spokane’s Manhattan project

Cary Elwes of “Princess Bride” fame is in town as one of the stars of “Camilla Dickinson,” the movie based on the Madeleine L’Engle young adult novel that’s being filmed …

Classical music season looks promising despite financial woes

The Spokane Symphony informally launched the local classical music season with a Labor Day weekend performance at Liberty Lake – but not its traditional concert at Comstock Park, canceled for …