Omni Brass is an innovative, genre-bending chamber ensemble dedicated to performing and teaching the music of many different cultures. The group, made up of a brass quartet with a multi-percussionist, delivers high energy performances designed for a diverse audience. Our arrangements and commissioned new works cover a gamut of musical styles including rock, jazz, Brazilian choro, samba, funk, salsa, Eastern European Gypsy, ballads, art songs, tango, milonga, pop, classical, modern art music, ragtime, minimalism, and much more. Omni Brass regularly presents master classes and clinics to students and professionals of all ages. To further our educational and cultural outreach we are also dedicated to recording and distributing our exciting arrangements and new compositions. Omni Brass has toured across the United States and performed internationally.
Founded in 2014, Omni has performed across the US, and given master classes and featured recitals at locations such as CSU Los Angeles, Baylor University, the University of Texas, Mt San Antonio College, San Jacinto College, Menil Fest (Houston), Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, Texas Christian University, and numerous middle and high school music programs across the country. Omni programs focus on our mission of MUSIC FOR ALL, and are appropriate for audiences of all ages.
We are committed to education and supporting the next generation of performers and music-supporters. As active teachers, Omni artists are uniquely qualified to expand performance events with educational experiences, including master classes, lessons, open rehearsals, and clinics. Topics include brass/percussion pedagogy, ensemble skills, composition/arranging, music marketing and business, or custom topics, specifically suited to each audience or school.