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


Upcoming Brass of Peace Events
(Sun., Dec. 10 (tentative)
BOP and National Jazz Workshop Collaborative Concert)
Date TBA
Brass of Peace In-school concerts. ALL DAY
Sat., Dec. 16, 3 p.m.
Concert, Brass of Peace on “Listen Local” Concert Series
Kensington Baptist Church
10100 Connecticut Ave, Kensington, MD
Sun., Dec. 17 6:30 - 9
Brass of Peace Mock Auditions (AYP/AYSO players invited)
Phil Snedecor, guest clinician


Sun., Jan. 14, 7-9
rehearsals recommence
Sat., Feb.10 through Tues., Feb. 13
New York Carnegie Hall Concerts and mentoring workshops
Brass of Peace performs at Carnegie Hall, New York City
with Baldwin Wallace Conservatory
Sun., Mar. 11 at 4 p.m.
Concert: Brass of Peace at the Franciscan Monastery
Sat., April 21 TBD
Concert: Shenandoah Brass Day,
Shenandoah Conservatory
Fri., May 18 11 a.m & 1 p.m.
Concerts; Brass of Peace performs 2 concerts on the
John F. Kennedy Center Theater Lab stage
Sat., May 19 TBD
Concerts: Brass of Peace performs on the Theater Lab stage
Sun., May 20
Sun., June 10
Brass of Peace Alumni Concert


Brass of Peace 40th Anniversary Gala

(More pics - Audio / Video Coming Soon)

Upcoming Brass of Peace Events


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

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.

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- About BOP-
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- Gil Mitchell Tribute -

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

Peace Lutheran Church
6362 Lincolnia Road
Alexandria, VA  22312

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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