Brass of Peace Scholarship Program for Gifted High School Students
*A Cycle of Giving Since 1977*
- Sylvia Alimena, Director -
- Gil Mitchell, Founder -
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BOP 2016 Live

Download Music Copland - 'Fanfare' from the Kennedy Center March 13
Haines - 'Fanfare'from the Kennedy Center March 13
Kije - 'Troika' from The Schlesinger Center, April 3
Kije - 'Wedding' from The Schlesinger Center, April 3

Auditions - Preliminary Rounds: 
Sunday, September 25
3 p.m. - 6 pm and by appointment only

Final Round:
Sunday, September 25, 7-9

Brass of Peace rehearsals occur:
Sunday 7-9  during the school year ( More Details HERE! )

Peace Lutheran Church
6362 Lincolnia Road
Alexandria, VA  22312

Donations may be sent to: 

Brass of Peace/Sylvia Alimena
6017 Jewell Court
Alexandria, VA  22312-3000

Brass of Peace 40th Anniversary concert in late December 2017!

30th Anniversary Pics


30th Anniversary Pics

40th Anniversary Year!

Gala Preparations Underway
for December 2016


Fractured Atlas - Donate

Donations in the form of checks may be
    written to "Fractured Atlas" and 
    sent to 
    Sylvia Alimena
    6017 Jewell Court
    Alexandria, VA  22312-3000

Brass of Peace is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the charitable purposes of Brass of Peace must be made payable to Fractured Atlas only and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.


More BOP Examples / Downloads!

Procession of the Sardars '14'
Toymaker '14'
The Magic Clock '14'
Das Liebesmahl der Apostel '14' ( Homage to Gil Mitchell)
Pines of the Appian Way '14'


Leroy Anderson - 'Woodbury Fanfare'
Debussy - 'Girl With The Flaxen Hair'
Sondheim - 'Send in the Clowns'
Faure - 'Pavane'
Tomasi - 'Annonciation from Fanfares Liturgiques'
Tomasi - 'Evangile from Fanfare Liturgiques '

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Current Members (2015-16)





Caeley Niess*
Renée McGee
John Laszakovits
Micah Reinharz
Alex Simons

Andersen Broom
Gaby Pho*
Cosette Ralowicz*
Andrew Stump

Katie Franke*
Aaron Geldert
Jack Grimm

Daniel Cho

Diego Stine

Send any updates / corrections to Rich Blakemore

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