Carolina Brass performing at University of Mount Olive Jan. 16

January 7, 2014

The Carolina Brass ensemble group will be performing at the University of Mount Olive on Jan. 16, in the Mount Olive Assembly Hall, 207 Wooten St., at 7:30 p.m.

As a national touring ensemble and Summit Recording Artist, Carolina Brass has quickly become the premiere brass ensemble of the southeast, raising the bar for music performance and education in America. From the elegance and grace of beautiful classical music to the hard driving sound of a big band, Carolina Brass will sweep you off your feet and leave a smile on your face. Their winning combination of virtuosity and humor brings a fresh approach to great music of all types, engaging audiences in a vibrant and energetic musical experience.

Admission to the event is free. For more information about the performance, please contact Stuart Burnham by email at, or by phone at 919-658-7166.

The Carolina Brass concert is part of the University of Mount Olive Recital Series. This is a four part series, which brings professional musicians to the University with no charge to the students or local residents. The concerts will be split over the year, with two performances each semester.

The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The university, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Goldsboro, Research Triangle Park, Washington and Jacksonville.