Canadian Brass tours Japan
This November, Canadian Brass returns to Japan for a seven concert tribute tour, performing selections of works from the Renaissance to the early Baroque period, such as arrangements of Bach, Crespo and Schumann.
The tour begins on 11 November with a performance at Suita City May Theater in Osaka. Further performances take place at Abashiri Shimin Kaikan in Hokkaido (12 November), Ibaraki Bunka Centre (13 November), Yonezawa Denkoku-no Mori Okitama Cultural Hall (15 November), Miyama Conseru in Kagoshima (19 November), Tokyo Bunka Kaikan (20 November). The tour comes to a close with a performance at Shizuoka Ongaku Hall on 22 November.
The ensemble also give five masterclasses in Osaka (11 November), Ibaraki (13 November), Yonezawa (14 November), Kagoshima (18 November) and Senzoku Gakuen College of Music (21 November).
The tour marks their return to Japan following successful tours in Asia in 2013 and 2014.