Rocket City Brass

Rocket City Brass

 Huntsville, Alabama, USA
BandJazzBlues

Rocket City Brass - "A Different Kind of Heavy Metal" performs sudience-friendly selections of classic rock, hot jazz, cool blues, patriotic and the classics. You've never heard Led Zeppelin, The Eagles, W.C. Handy or Bach like this before!

Biography

Since 1988 listeners and presenters have praised the Rocket City Brass for their audience-friendly music, engaging stage presence and outstanding musicianship. Musical selections at each performance venue for the Rocket City Brass are always focused on entertaining the diversity of the audience! The Rocket City Brass has performed at special events across the Southeastern U.S. from the 1996 Centennial Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta to being a perennial crowd favorite at the Panoply of the Arts Festival, Summer Concerts in the Park and Big Spring Jam 5K Run in Huntsville, Alabama.

Discography

Recordings include: "Rocket City Brass - A Different Kind of Heavy Metal", "Rocket City Brass - Holiday Cheese" and "Rocket City Brass - Cool Tunes on a Hot Night!". Currently no streaming. Radio play on Public Radio - 89.3 WLRH, Huntsville, Alabama.

Set List

Set list is tailored to the performance venue.

Set list may include performance from the following selections of Classic Rock, Jazz, Blues, Dixeland, Classical, Broadway Musicals, TV Shows and Patriotic arrangements:

Classic Rock:
Hotel California (The Eagles),
Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin),
Moondance (Van Morrison),
House of the Rising Sun (Animals),
Freebird (Lynyrd Skynyrd),
Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen),
Your'e Still A Young Man (Tower of Power),
East Saint Louis Toodle-oo (Steely Dan),
Make Me Smile (Chicago),
Eleanor Rigby (Beatles),
When I'm 64 (Beatles),
Yesterday (Beatles),

Latin:
La Fiesta (Maynard Ferguson),
Malaguena (Luenco),
Spain (Chick Corea),
Granada (Sinatra),
Espana Cani ( ),

Jazz, Blues, Dixieland & Big Band:
Take Five (Dave Brubek),
Fly Me to the Moon (Frank Sinatra),
Blue Skies (Irving Berlin)
Tin Roof Blues (New Orleans Rhythm Kings),
Sweet Georgia Brown ( ),
Charleston ( ),
Basin Street Blues (W.C. Handy),
Saint L