Welcome to the website of Total Brass, an award winning brass quintet, University of Birmingham Ensemble in Residence 2014-15, Chamber Music Fellows of the Royal Academy of Music 2013-14, Park Lane Group Artists for 2013-14, Winners of the Tunnell Trust awards for season 2013 for 2014-15 and Winners of the Worshipful Company of Musicians Brass Ensemble Prize. The group was formed in 2008 at the Royal Academy of Music, and since, we have performed countless recitals up and down the country. Performances have included opening the Gramophone Awards Ceremony, performing two years consecutively on the BBC Radio 3: In Tune Christmas Special, and performing for Her Majesty the Queen, at the Diamond Jubilee 'Celebration of the Arts' event.
Individually, Total Brass's members are regularly freelancing with major orchestras in the UK and further afield, including current trials with the English National Ballet, BBC Philharmonic, Welsh National Opera, BBC National Orchestra of Wales and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. Elise Campbell was also recently been appointed as 3rd Horn of the Scottish Opera. Please see the biographies section for further detail on the players and the quintet, and the media section for recordings and photographs.
Total Brass's diverse range of repertoire and depth of experience means they are an excellent choice for all event formats including recitals, corporate events, weddings, outreach and education workshops, graduation ceremonies and more. Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any queries about a possible booking. Also, please check out our Facebook, Twitter, Soundcloud and YouTube sites for all of the latest new, recordings and videos.