Leonard Bernstein Suite for Brass

Leonard Bernstein Suite for Brass

with Honolulu Brass Quintet and Jonathan Korth

SAT, Feb. 25, 7pm at Doris Duke Theatre
SUN, Feb. 26, 4pm at Palikū Theatre
MON, Feb. 27, 7pm at UH West Oahu

We feature Leonard Bernstein’s music in the next concert as we continue our 40th anniversary season for Chamber Music Hawaiʻi.
The Honolulu Brass Quintet will be joined by virtuoso Jonathan Korth, presenting a dynamic program filled with all time favorites. Horowitzʻs theatrical Music Hall Suite and the music for brass by Pulitzer nominee George Walker complete a program you wonʻt want to miss!

FUN FACT: Together with the beloved West Side Story Suite and the Brass Music dedicated to the pet dogs in his life, the program presents the melancholic and humorous song “Story of My Life” from the musical Wonderful Town by L. BernsteinThe arrangement for trumpet and piano is by Jeff Silberschlag, dad of Zach Silberschlag – member of the Honolulu Brass Quintet. To hear the full story of this family tradition and how Jeff discovered this song, you will have to join us!


West Side Story (1957)
By Leonard Bernstein, Arranged by Jack Gale

Something’s Coming

Music Hall Suite (1964)
by Joseph Horovitz

Soubrette Song
Trick Cyclists
Adagio Team
Soft Shoe Shuffle  
Les Girls

Music for Brass (Sacred and Profane) (1975)
By George Walker
Dance I
Dance II


 “Story of My Life” from Wonderful Town
by Leonard Bernstein, Arranged by Jeff Silberschlag

Zach Silberschlag, trumpet
Jonathan Korth, piano

Brass Music (1959)
By Leonard Bernstein
Rondo for Lifey, trumpet and piano
Elegy for Mippy I, horn and piano
Elegy for Mippy II, solo trombone
Waltz for Mippy III, tuba and piano
Fanfare for Bima
West Side Story (1957)
By Leonard Bernstein, Arranged by Jack Gale

One Hand, One Heart
I Feel Pretty