PO Box 25619 Tempe, Arizona 85285

Season Concerts

JOIN US IN 2022-2023!

We hope you will join us for another outstanding season:

October 16, 2022 – Band-o-Rama 

Salt River Brass celebrates our 42nd season and welcomes our new Music Director Julie Desbordes! The Brass’ versatility is showcased in classics such as English Folk Song Suite, Orient Express and Midwest March, and classic rock from Elvis, Queen and the Beatles. Something for every taste!

November 13, 2022 – American Salute 

Our Armed Forces tribute honoring those who serve our country! We are joined by two of our military’s finest soloists: euphonium player Gunnery Sgt. Hiram Diaz (“President’s Own” Marine Band) and trumpeter SFC Kevin Gebo (“Pershing’s Own” Army Band). With special guests the NAU Wind Symphony and Dr. Stephen Meyer. Our program includes the Armed Forces Salute and The Stars and Stripes Forever.

December 11, 2022 – Holiday Pops 

The SRB will make it snow in the desert! Ok, maybe not quite, but we will conjure up a musical winter wonderland in this delightful holiday concert for all ages! Our stockings are stuffed with holiday classics including the Nutcracker, a Hanukkah medley, and everyone’s favorite, our audience carol sing-along. Happy Holidays!

February 26, 2023 – All That Jazz 

SRB transforms the MAC into your very own Jazz club! Feet will be tapping and fingers snapping through the music of Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, George Gershwin, Chuck Mangione and more. Featuring ASU’s Director of Jazz Mike Kocour on piano, University of Idaho’s Dan Bukvich on drums, Chris Ross on bass, and our very own trumpeter Joe Burgstaller (formerly of Canadian Brass).

April 2, 2023 – Spring Has Sprung 

Join us for our Spring celebration! You’ll feel like you’re picnicking in the park on a beautiful Arizona air-conditioned day listening to our refreshing program. Candide Overture, Over the Rainbow, American in Paris, and the Firebird are some of the many classics on this program that includes music of Igor Stravinsky, Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin.



Current subscribers can now renew their subscription packages.  Don’t miss reserving your favorite seats for next season.  You can either renew for the full five-concert series or choose your own adventure with a four-concert Flex Pass.

Additionally, Salt River Brass is offering a ticket price discount of 20% per ticket for retirement communities whose activity offices arrange transportation!

Call the Mesa arts center Box Office at 480-644-6500.

Not a current subscriber?  You can purchase a new subscription or tickets to individual concerts!