Mystic Brass

Mystic Brass Ensemble (MBE), Arlington’s community brass ensemble, plans to present its winter concert at  3 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at First Baptist Church of Arlington, 819 Mass. Ave.

The program, "The Great Outdoors," will feature music by Aaron Copland and Eric Ewazen, a news release said. Also to be heard will be compositions by Adrienne Albert, Kazutaka Kawai, John Berners, Frank Ticheli and James Newton Howard.

This is a free concert; MBE suggests a donation of $15, which can be made in person or online at


According to its mission statement, under the direction of Andrew Heath, MBE explores raw musical passion for the great brass compositions of past and present in traditional and progressive programs.

One may learn more at, on Facebook @mysticbrassensemble and on Instagram @mysticbrass.

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This news announcement was published Thursday, Feb. 8, 2024, based on information from director Andrew Heath.