Enjoy the beautiful surrounds of the Brisbane Riverstage as some of Australia’s finest brass musicians join jazz virtuoso James Morrison for a one-night only musical extravaganza.

The World According to Brass presents our state’s finest talent and celebrates the many cultures that have influenced the world of brass music.

This free concert will showcase our finest brass bands including Brisbane Brass, Brisbane Excelsior Band, South Brisbane Federal Band, Queensland Highlanders and Queensland Irish Association Pipe Band. It will also feature guest vocalists from the Queensland Choir and Queensland Conservatorium’s Big Band – The Con Artists with Elly Hoyt and soloists Chrislyn Hamilton and Jessie Johnson.


Queensland Choir Conductor: Howard Taylor
Musical Director: Stephen Newcomb
Special guest: James Morrison
Brisbane Brass
Brisbane Excelsior Band
South Brisbane Federal Band
Queensland Highlanders
Queensland Irish Association Pipe Band
Queensland Choir
Queensland Conservatorium’s Big Band



Free entry event, no bookings required
Bring your own picnic, chair and blanket
We recommend you catch public transport to this event. For information visit www.translink.com.au or call 13 12 30