Day 1

9 July

elementary school of Merza

mnozil brass concert


The members are an elite group assembled at the request of the well-known trumpet player Reinhold Friedrich. The two trumpet players and trombone player travel the world as solo players, the horn and tuba players are principal players in prestigious European orchestras. The program will range from magnificent sounds of Baroque music to works by modern composers, and even a Beatles medley. Hearing these members perform Arnold’s “Brass Quintet,” the gold standard of brass quintets, is truly blessed. Please don’t miss this opportunity!

Reinhold Friedrich (Trumpet/Principal, Lucerne Festival Orchestra) Jeroen Berwaerts (Trumpet/Former Principal, NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester)Lasse Mauritzen (Horn/Principal, Danish National Symphony Orchestra) Ian Bousfield (Trombone/Former London Symphony Orchestra/Former Principal, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra) Thomas Roisland (Tuba/Principal, Danish National Symphony Orchestra)

Day 2

10 July

elementary school of merza

abraham cupeiro pangea concierto

Funky Style Brass

For 17 years, the Funky Style Brass (FSB for short) has been touring the French and international stages. This group with festive compositions and crazy musicians has acquired a solid reputation over the years, especially in the south of France.

At the dawn of its majority, the group has lost none of its communicative madness which leaves no public indifferent!

Day 4

12 july

elementary school of Merza

Balkan Paradise Orchestra bpo concert


BONE-AFIDE is an international chamber ensemble made up of some of Europe’s leading young Trombonists. The group strives to showcase the versatility of the Trombone, performing works from all genres and periods with the aim of defying stereotypes surrounding the instrument.

In 2020, the quartet became joint winners of the International Trombone Association Quartet competition. Later in the same year, they became a recipient of the prestigious Tunnell Trust Award, which will see the group perform a number of concerts throughout Scotland in 2022. After more successful auditions, BONE-AFIDE are thrilled to have won the Royal Philharmonic Society Philip Jones Prize and are Recital Series artists of the Countess of Munster Trust. The group launched their first album, ‘Christmas with Bone-afide’ in November 2021, and have recently released their second album, ‘Folk-bone’, with World of Sound.

The members of BONE-AFIDE are Robert Moseley, Angus Butt, Isobel Daws, and Merin Rhyd. BONE-AFIDE are proudly sponsored by Getzen Instruments and Greg Black Mouthpieces Ltd.

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