The UCF brass student studios, Quintets and faculty perform a joint concert.

Travel back in time as students play repertoire from the Renaissance to Modern periods. In the second half of the evening, the UCF Faculty Brass Quintet takes the stage for a program of varied works.

UCF faculty and staff, and students from any institution with a valid ID can use the code ILOVEUCF2023 for a $5 discount.



Knights Trumpet Ensemble

Directed by Dr. Jesse Cook


Paths of Discovery — Erik Morales (1966-)

Adam Zapf
Kaley Rodriguez
Jacob Johnson
Ayden Perez
Frankie Ruiz

Ye Banks and Braes O Bonnie Doon — Percy Grainger (1882-1961)

Zach Sellers
Jennifer Peters
Joshua Robles
Dylan O’ Shea
Jose Matamoros
Joshua Mercado
John Penrod
Phebe Rich


UCF Horn Ensemble

Directed by Dr. Benjamin Lieser


Apollo – A Concert Overture — Kerry Turner (b. 1960)

Anselm Berman
Olivia Boston
Owen Burrow
Cristian Caiola
Sean Callahan
Ariel Cricks
Blake Gassman
Rebecca Hall
Giovanni Jimenez
Jana Jirgens
Johnny Nguyen
Sophie O’Brien
Cassidy Phillips
Paige Rogalski
Joshua Sanchez
Emma Schwarz
Caroline Villacis


UCF Trombone Choir

Directed by Dr. Luis Fred


Canzona Septimi Toni — Giovanni Gabrieli (1556-1612) (arr. L Leno)

Back to the Fair — Simon & Garfunkel (arr. B Reichenbach)

Tenor Trombones
Samuel Dufresne
Miguel Fantin
Jeremy Fielder
Gabriel Funk
Ricardo Hernandez
Scott Mullen
Jack Stadler
Nick Vagn
Bass Trombones
Harrison Cloninger

Benjamin Fuller


UCF Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble

Directed by Prof. T.J. Graf


Second Suite in F (Op. 28, no. 2) — Gustav Holst (1874-1934) (arr. Mike Forbes)

Jethro Tajan, Riley Harden, and Kaitlin Oresky; euphonium 
Lauren Banta, Andre Tran, and Justin McKinney; tuba 


Pegasus Brass Quintet

Directed by Dr. Luis Fred


Brass Quintet No. 2 — Victor Ewald (1860-1935)
Movement 1, Allegro Risoluto

Zachary Seller, Adam Zapf, trumpets
Sophie O’Brien, horn
Jeremy Fielder, trombone
Justin McKinney, tuba


Colbourn Brass Quintet

Directed by Dr. Luis Fred


Sonatine for Brass Quintet — Eugene Bozza (1905-1991)
Movement 1, Allegro Vivo
Movement 4, Largo- Allegro Vivo

Jacob Johnson, Kaley Rodriguez, trumpets
Sean Callahan, horn
Samuel Dufresne, trombone
William Carpenter, tuba


UCF Faculty Brass Quintet


Joy and Praise — John DuPuis (1980-)

Suite for Brass – I Toccata — Verne Reynolds (1926-2011)

Carmen Suite — Georges Bizet (1838-1875) (arr. Bill Holcombe)
I – Prelude to Act I
II – Habañera
III – Carmen Fantasia

Battle Suite — Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654) (arr. Philip Jones)
I – Galliard Battaglia
II – Courant Dolorosa
III – Canzon Bergamasque

Fire Dance — Anthony DiLorenzo (1967-)

Jesse Cook, Tom Macklin, trumpets
Ben Lieser, horn
Luis Fred, trombone
T.J. Graf, tuba


Massed Brass Studios and Professors

Lyman Brodie, Director


Feierlicher Einzug — Richard Strauss (1864-1949)