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

Upcoming Auditions

Brass of Peace 2017-18 preliminary round auditions will be held on Sunday, October 1st from 3 PM - 6 PM by appointment only.

Final auditions will be by invitation only at 7 PM on October 1st. For those who cannot audition on October 1st, you may audition on Saturday, September 30th from 4 PM – 6 PM by appointment only. Interested students may contact Sylvia Alimena for an audition appointment at No phone calls please.

(Application and repertoire selections HERE)


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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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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