2013.04.18 > For Immediate Release
contact: Charley Reed - University Communications
phone: 402.554.2129 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Omaha's Pallidium Brass Quintet to Perform at UNO April 18
Omaha - The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and Midwest Brass Society are bringing the Palladium Brass Quintent to campus tonight, Thursday, April 18, at 7 p.m. for a tour of popular music from around the world and throughout history.
The event takes place at the Strauss Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on UNO’s Dodge Campus, 6001 Dodge St. Tickets for the event are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and can be purchased online at www.ticketomaha.com or at the door.
The Palladium Brass Quintet was founded in 1989 by Michael Thompson and has become one of Omaha’s premiere chamber music ensembles. On Thursday, the group will perform everything from marches by John Phillip Sousa to Dixieland jazz from W.C. Handy.
The show is designed to be fun for the entire family. The Palladium Brass Quintet is well known for its touring, particularly with other well known groups, including the San Diego Symphony, Omaha Jazz Orchestra, the Omaha Symphony, the Lincoln Symphony, Omaha Brass Ensemble and Mannheim Steamroller. They have also played as part of national touring shows such as “The Lion King” and “Spamalot.”
Contact Pete Madsen, professor of music and director of jazz studies at UNO, for questions about the concert. He can be reached at 402.554.2297 or by email at email@example.com.
For media inquires, contact Charley Reed, UNO media relations coordinator, at 402.554.2129 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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