Links to Brass Quintets and Sheet Music
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Academy Brass Quintet
active in northern Ohio (Toledo area)
Adirondack Brass Quintet
started in 1994, playing in northern NY and southern Quebec
Albion Brass Consort
A group active in England
Allewind
quintet in Bremerhaven, Germany
Alloy Brass
 Minneapolis, MN is home for this group.  A euphonium provides the tenor voice in place of trb.
Amadeus Brass Quintet
A northern Ireland group
Ambient Brass
Houston, TX group started in 1992
American Brass Quintet Charles Schuchat at Northern Illinois University is listed as a member
Annapolis Brass Quintet America's first full time brass ensemble (1971) - CDs & tours
Art of Brass Copenhagen
founded in 1966 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Arkansas Brass
(slow site) playing somewhere in Arkansas
Armstrong Brass Quintet
Professional musicians and music educators from Armstrong County, PA
Asbury Brass Quintet
Chicago group that once included trumper Adolph Herseth
Asbury Brass Quinet
part of Asbury College music program, Tulsa, OK
Atlanta Symphony Brass Quintet Atlanta, GA - members of Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Atlanta Brassworks
Mark Hughes is a member of Brassworks and the Atlanta Symphony Brass Quintet
Atlantic Brass Quintet resident ensemble at Boston School for the Arts
Barefoot Brass Quintet An Englsh group, in mid Cornwall
Barringtron Brass
 five seasoned instrumentalists from the Chicago area
Basel Brass Quintet
 focused on music of Gabrieli, Scheidt, Schutz, and Baroque etc.  arrangements by members free-music.com
Bayfield Brass
 Annapolis, Maryland group with mp3 samples
Bay Street Brassworks
located in Baltimore, MD - winner at 2003 NY Brass Quintet Conf.
Beltway Brass
 performing in the Wash. D.C area.  Interesting Xmas arrangements avail.
Bend in the River Quintet
 providing music to south west Indiana  (Evansville, Newburgh, and Owensboro, KY)
Bergen Brass Quintet
 Available for performance in the NJ/NY metro area, with a flexible and varied repertoire
Bluebonnet Brass since 1990, home in Ft. Worth, TX
Blue Hill Brass
New England group, active around Brunswick, Maine
Borealis Brass Quintet
  home is Norther Michigan Univeristy of Minnesota, Mark Flaherty
Borealis Brass Quintet
 This group is from the Netherlands
Boston Brass recordings and concert Schedule
Brass Act
 San Francisco area group, together since 1985
Brass Burger
 An Austrian brass quintet, with good music and lots of show and humor
Brass City Brass
 If in the Waterbury, CT area, check out this group
Brass Ensemble of Houston
 If you are in Houston, TX, good brass quintet music is close at hand.
Brass Express
 All Aboard! this group travels and performs in the Maryland area.
Brass Roots Brass Quintet San Antonio is home for this group - check out their interesting Links page.
Brasswind Northern IN- a Christain quintet and more
Brass Qunitet of the Australian Army Band
 This is one of several ensembles using army band members
 Brasserie Braunschweig German quintet -address changed and unknown!!
Bravo Brass Quintet
 versitle group from Jenks, OK
Bravura Brass
Central Pennsylvania group, featuring customized programs
Bravura Brass Quintet
 Dalla Fort Worth area group not to be confused with the PA group.
Brethren Brass
 New Carlisle, OH is home for this group  (click the French horn to see their pages)
C Street Brass
 musicians from Peabody institute started this group in 2007
Capital Brass This group can be found in Brentwood, TN
Capital Brass
 a faculty group from Capital University, Columbus OH.  contact Tony Zilincik
Capital City Brass Quintet
 Saint Paul, Minnesota is home to this qroup.
Capital City Brass Quintet
 Columbia, SC is home to this group
The Canadian Brass recordings, sheet music, tour info
Canton Symphony Brass Quintet Canton, OH  no info other than orchestra affiliation
Carolina Brass
Summit Recording artists from North Carolina
ColumbusBrassQuintet
 Columbus, IN group,  players affiliated with Indiana University
Cedar Valley Brass
 a group with a diverse repertoire, home base is western Wisconsin and Eastern Minnesota
Celebration Brass Quintet
good looking group bringing music to Chicago area
Center City performing and touring group that doesn't advertise locale, but book through NY.  Music published on Art Of Sound Music
Central Iowa Brass Quintet
 based in Ames, Iowa. The group performs all styles of music
Champaign Brass East Central Illinois (web pages have nice animated figures)
Chestnut Brass
formed in 1977, concert and educational programs, based in Philadelphia, PA,
Chatham Brass
 Members of the Chatham, NJ community band 
Cincinnati Brass Quintet
 Good young players in Cincinnati with lots of promise
Chicago Classic Brass Chicago is home to this fine group
 Classic Brass Inc. Minneapolis, St.Paul group - arrangements available for sale
Cleveland Brass Works
Cleveland Ohio group with percussion
Coburn Brass
 Group focusing on performance of Civil War era music, located in Centre Co. PA
Colorado Brass Quintet
 The Colorado Brass Quintet is the faculty ensemble of the University of Colorado at Boulder Brass Department
Consort Immanuel
 Houston, TX, multiple ensembles under this name, including a quintet
Constitution Brass of Vermont concerts with commentary - fee schedule listed
Clarion Brass Quintet
 Cincinnati based group.  alternate web site by Dave Haldeman
Clarion Brass Quintet
 Dwight Wages moved from Cincinnati to Ontario and started a second quintet there with the same name.  Has started another Clarion Brass quintet in Tennessee
Clarion Brass Quintet
Dwight Wages has started another Clarion Brass quintet in Tennessee
Clarion Brass
 this group is based in the Chicago,IL area
Clarion Brass
formed in 1994 in the St. Louis, MO area
Copper Street Brass Quintet
 started in Minneapolis, MN in 2008
Crossroads Brass
 Wabash Valley, near Terre Haute, Indiana, is home turf for this quintet.
da Capo Brass
 This group has roots in the Greensboro, NC area
Dallas Brass Garland, TX - frequent concert tours
 Downeast Brass
 Southern and Central Maine is home to this group.  Dwight Tibbitts also has several good arrangements published.
EKU Brass Quintet faculty at Eastern Kentucky
El Paso Brass connected to El Paso Symphony
 Emmanuel Brass Quintet
serving central Indiana churches, near Zionsville - address changed and unknown!!
Empire Brass tour info, CD, and music for sale
Fine Arts Brass
British group, recording on Nimbus records
Five of a Kind Brass Quintet
 Edmonton, Alberta
Foothills Brass Calgary, Canada
Gaudete Brass
 A vibrant group that performs in the Chicago and Milwaukee area
Georgia Brass Quintet Univ. of Georgia faculty quintet-hosts competition in odd yrs
Harmonium Brass Quintet
 here is a classy group from north central Missouri
Heritage Brass Quintet Formed in the early 80's this group makes their home in Cleveland, OH
Highlands Brass Quintet.pdf
 Located at the Westpoint, NY military academy. 
Holborne Brass Ensemble
 A British group that calls West Midlands, UK home - great credentials
Horizons Brass Quintet
 This youthful group performs in the the Oshkosh, WI .  This link is to a Facebook page.
Houston Lyric Brass
University of Houston, Tx group started in 1989  - address changed and unknown!!
Innovata
Performing new and exclusive brass repertoire.
Iowa Brass Quintet resident faculty quintet at University of Iowa
Kinsmen Brass
 Houston, Tx - performing frequently at Kinsmen Lutheren Church, contact the church
Lancaster Brass Quintet
 Lancaster, PA
Lanier Brass
quintet available for weddings and concerts in Atlanta area
London City Brass Quintet
London, G.B. - young artists with great potential
Lone Star Brass   facebook  ensemble from the Midland-Odessa Symphony, TX
Lyric Brass Quintet
Baltimore, MD - dedicated to brass chamber music
Madison Brass Madison, WI is home for this active group
Main Street Brass New Jersey -E.Penn., a  mature ensemble
Majestic Brass Boston, MA
Manhattan Brass Quintet New York freelance group
Manotick Brass
 an active amateur group from Canada, near Ottawa
Market Street Brass
 based in Fredrick, MD, a versatile group of seasoned performers
Market Street Brass
 Faculty ensemble at University of N. Carolina Greensboro
Maxx Brass
 active and retired personnel at Maxwell AFB, nice sousaphone bell cover
Melos Brass
performing throughout Greece
The Menlo Brass San Francisco, CA - many original arrangements in repertoire
Meridian Arts Ensemble New York City brass quintet + percussion
Motor City Brass Quintet ((MCBQ)
 Metropolitan Detroit, MI area group, formed in 2000
New Dimensions Brass Quintet
 Shreveport, LA is home to this quintet.  Nicely organized web site.
New Mexico Brass Quintet faculty and graduate students at Univ. of NM, recordings at Eroica
North Carolina  Brass
located in Raleigh, NC
Northeast Top Brass
 musicians at the Naval Station in Newport, RI
Nottingham Brass Quintet
Prof. group located in Midlands, United Kingdom
Nottingham Brass Quintet
 US group located in New Hampshire.
Ohio River Brass Quintet
 Young vibrant, serious musicians performing classic to contemporary quintet music
Olmos Basin Brass San Antonio, TX is lucky to have this fine group making a home there
Oklahoma Faculty Brass Quintet mostly music school info, no home page - contact  Karl Seivers
Oshkosh Brass
founded in 1991 in Oshkosh, WI
 Pacific Palisades Brass Quintet Los Angeles area, no web page, contact trumpet player Larry Newman
Paragon Brass Ensemble
Houston, TX group started in 1983
Paramount Brass
based someplace in Asia. Jon Dante trpt, is in Hong Kong 2012
Philadelphia Brass eastern Pennsylvania prof. group, recordings
Polished Brass Cincinnati's most active brass quintet, Host of this page  
Polished Brass of Ottawa
 Friends across the border with a similar name, making Canada a great place to live
Portsmouth Brassworks New Hampshire - very well designed pages
Potsdam Brass Quintet Crane School of Music resident quintet
Premier Brass
 Located in Hendersonville, NC, featuring compositions by Peter Voisin
Queen City Brass
 personnel keeps changing, doesn't match photos, but musically a very good
Quintessential Brass
 Washington D.C. is home for this group, associated with the Quintessential Brass Publications.
 Regalia Brass Quintet
 performing a variety of music in the Boston, MA area
Rhythm and Brass
ensemble within the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West.
Roanoke Chamber Brass Quintet
 an experienced ensemble based in southwestern Virginia
Roasted Chestnuts
 based in southeastern Illinois
Roscoe Brass Quintet Performing around Coshocton, OH
Rum River Brass
 Performers in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota, blogs and MySpace links
Saginaw Brass Quintet
 Saginaw, MI is home for this quintet (formerly named FCC brass quintet)
Saint Louis Brass Quintet
a touring group of professionals
St. Paul's Brass
Carlisle, PA - emphasizing music in church services
The Santa Cruz Brass sheet music available
Seventh Chapter of Fine Brass Australian funk driven group w/perc. and kbd
Shepherds Brass Quintet
 Regular performers at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheren Church,  McHenry, IL
Slovene Brass Quintet
 members of the Slovenian Philharmonic
Sonoran Brass Quintet
 professional group from Phoenix, Arizona
Spectrum Brass Quintet
 This 6:30" promo shows off a very accomplished group.  Includes, drums, piano, soprano vocalist.
Strasbourg Brass Quintet
 from Alsac France.  visit the myspace page for sound samples
Summit Hill Brass Quintet St. Paul, Minnesota, contact University of Minnesota professor David Baldwin
Suncoast Brass of Southwest Florida
 meet this group on Facebook and make new friends
Symphony Brass Quintet, USA
 tours available, and some interesting arrangements
Synergy Brass Ensemble
Cambridge, MA - youthful, popular with schools , youtube video
Timberline Brass
 this quintet brings fine brass music to central Iowa
Top Brass
 Norwich, UK group
Top Brass of Louisville
 Louisville, KY group, performed at the Great American Brass Band Festival
Top Brass Quintet
 Lake Havasu City is home for this group
Touch of Brass Cincinnati group, link to Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, close ties with Polished Brass
Touch of Brass
 Jim Markum's group is located in souther Illinois
Touch of Brass of British Columbia
 A group from Cananda with an interesting background
Tower Brass Quintet Well traveled group based in Northern Ohio
Tower Brass Quintet of Chicago
 Chicago group, no web page, only YouTube clip from 2007
Triton Brass Quintet
Quintet in Residence at Boston College, Massachusetts
US Army Brass Quintet
 free download of music by the quintet
Universty of Nebraska Faculty Brass Quintet
 Faculty at Lincoln, Nebraska
Valdosta State Faculty Brass Quintet Valdosta College, Georgia
Vintage Brass
 Cape Coral, and southwest  Florida group, started in 2006
Washington Brass Quintet
 performing in the West Bend, Wisconsin
Wessex Brass Quintet
versatile group performing in southern England
Westwind Brass San Diego State University ensemble in residence -tours and recordings
Whitewater Brass Quintet
resident faculty quintet at Univ. of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Windsor Brass Ensemble Minneapolis-St.Paul area group
Windward Brass Ensemble members of the Navy band Southeast - Jacksonville, FL
Wisconsin Brass Quintet
resident faculty quintet at Univ. of Wisconsin- Madison
Woodstock Brass Quintet
 performing near Port Ewen, NY
Wormshead Top Brass
 Wales and Southwest England is home for this group

updated March 9, 2012

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Festivals and organizations
Brass Ensembles arranged by Dallas Brass
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Publishers with several Brass Quintets
Amnesia Music
Andrew Kissling arr of brass music
Art of Sound - download and print many pieces, online score playback
Bill Holcombe Publications - consistently great arrangements
Brass Clef
Brass Music Online view score and hear midi version
Brassworks 4 Publishing  (Sample scores for review online)
Gary Bricault Music various brass ensembles, many Bach transcriptions
BVD Press
Cimarron Music 
DWR  Music David W. Roe, composer - available for commissions
Editions Marc Reift   Switzerland
Eighth Note Music (click Catalog, Brass, Brass Quintets - listed by difficulty, with description of piece.)
Elkjer Music Robert Elkjer has numerous arrangements for brass to his credit, from trombone ensemble to large brass.
Encore Music Publishers 
G. Shirmer
Gold Branch Music 
Gulf Wind Music   (downloadable sample parts and sounds).
Harry Stanton composer/arranger
Hickman Music Editions 
Hickeys Music
Hip-Bone Music 
Jari Villanueva - composer and arrnanger
Kagarice Brass Editions
Matt Kingston Matt Kingston, composer, arranger with pdf downloads
Music Print Dokkum
  (Dutch site with English and Nederland links)
Music for Brass (several arrangements by Dave Taylor)
Jari Villanueva composer and arranger, many civil war era selections
J.W. Pepper (over 1000 items returned on search for "brass quintet")
Jay Lichtmann arr. at University of Hartford, free arrangements in .pdf files.
McGinty Music
Quintessential Brass Publications
Peakview Music Company
Robert King Music
Salvation Army Carolers' Favorites
Select  a Press
Serendipity Press
Sheet Music Plus
Sibelius (many composers' works, listen with plugin, buy and print)
Sigma Alpha Iota Brass quintet composers
Sneaky Yellow Dog Music
Solid Brass
Sonare Publications mostly organ and Brass, with sluggish order fullfillment
St. Paul's Brass
Tapestry Music
TBQ Press
The Internet Music shop
Theodore Presser
Thompson Editions 
Tributek.com Everthing plays a MIDI sound file
Waddell Editions
Whichpond Music
Wiltshire / Cor publishing