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EU Faculty Brass Quintet performs Feb. 26

Published on Feb 24, 2015 by Katie Haney

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel University Faculty Brass Quintet will perform in the Barnett Recital Hall on Thursday, Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m.

The concert is free and open to the public. The Barnett Recital Hall is just south of the Robert H. Spence Chapel, facing Glenstone Ave.

The Faculty Brass Quintet is the brass quintet-in-residence at Evangel University, and it includes Tim Wootton and Darren Eddington (trumpet), Dr. Eric Jackson (horn), Matt Moore (trombone) and Dr. Brad Coker (tuba).

“This concert will feature the world premiere of a new piece,” said Wootton. “It should have something for everyone, from standard brass quintet literature and popular wind band music, to fun jazz selections.”

The concert online will also be available to watch live online:



Grand Valley Fanfare Eric Ewazen (b. 1954)

Quintet No. 2 (Op. 6) Victor Ewald (1860-1935)

  1. Allegro risoluto

Killer Tango Sonny Kompanek

*** Intermission ***

Second Military Suite in F Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

  1. March
  2. Song Without Words

III. Song of the Blacksmith

  1. Fantasia on the “Dargason”

Day by Day (ASCAP) Michael “Bear” Schwartz (b. 1966)

Beale Street Blues W.C. Handy (1873-1958) Arranged by Luther Henderson



“We always look forward for a chance to get to play for the Evangel community,” said Wootton.

In addition to playing for university functions, the Faculty Brass Quintet enjoys performing in the surrounding community.

They are available for performances, clinics, workshops and other events. To schedule an event with the quintet, please contact Tim Wootton at

For additional information, contact Ashley Brown at (417) 865-2815, ext. 7212.