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Beer & Brass: A Virtual Event Hosted by NWS Brass Fellows



Explore the notes of taste and sound in this adventurous virtual event hosted by NWS Brass Fellows on Saturday, J‌une 6th at 7‌:30 P‌M. Tickets are just $25!

From the comfort of your own home, enjoy a recital of brass quintet works paired with different beers by Veza Sur, Wynwood's Latin Craft Brewery and Bar. Ticket includes performance stream, selection of six beers (four will be paired with works during the concert) and a souvenir pint glass delivered to your home in advance of the event! The performance will be followed by a live Q&A session with Brass Fellows and Veza Sur's Brewmaster.

Ticketholders must be at least 21 years old and present a valid ID at time of beer delivery or pick-up. In addition, ticketholders must reside in Miami-Dade or Broward counties.



THE PROGRAM


Tylman Susato

(c. 1510-70)

Transcribed for brass by John Iveson

  • Renaissance Dances: Five Dances from The Danserye

  • La Mourisque Bransle Quatre Bransles Ronde Ronde - Mon Amy Basse Danse Bergeret BEER PAIRING: MANGOLANDIA (MANGO BLONDE ALE) Did you ever wake up from the sound of ripe mangos falling on your roof? This bright and sessionable Blonde Ale is Miami Summer in a glass.


Samuel Barber

(1910-1981)

  • Adagio for Strings

  • BEER PAIRING: LA YUMA (DARK LAGER) Very easy drinking, with a malty finish. 


Enrique Crespo

(b. 1941)

Suite Americana No. 1

  • Ragtime Zamba Gaucha Bossa Nova BEER PAIRING: SPANGLISH (LATIN LAGER) Inspired by our Latin roots, crisp and refreshing, perfect for a hot Miami day.


Duke Ellington

(1899-1974)

  • Arranged for brass by Jack Gale

  • "In A Sentimental Mood"

  • BEER PAIRING: MALA YERBA (SESSION IPA) West Coast meets Latin America in this perfectly balanced IPA. The perfect introduction to the world of India Pale Ales!


What you need to know


What do I get with my Beer and Brass ticket?

The first 200 ticketholders will gain access to the concert stream, a set of 6 beers from Veza Sur, a souvenir pint glass and the opportunity to chat with Fellows and Brewmaster Rhett Dougherty post-concert during a Q&A session. You only need one ticket per household to access the stream. 


I purchased my ticket. What next?

NWS will send you an order confirmation within a few hours after your purchase. It will include information on how to secure your beer delivery or pick-up with Veza Sur. Be sure to add tickets@nws.edu to your contacts and check your spam folder. 


How can I order more beers?

You may purchase additional sets of the featured Veza Sur beers. A promo code for 20% off your beer order is included with your ticket confirmation! 


How do I get my beers?

In your ticket confirmation email, there is a link to a form from Veza Sur to plan your delivery or pick-up. Ticketholders must live in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. For any beer inquiries, please contact beer@vezasur.com. NWS ticket order must be placed by June 1 to have beer delivered by Veza Sur. 


How do I watch?

NWS will send you a custom access link on the morning of the event, Saturday, June 6. By accessing this link, you’ll be able to join the concert stream and participate in the live post-concert Q&A session with Fellows and Brewmaster. This link is non-transferable and cannot be shared.


Can I watch the concert later?

The Beer and Brass concert will air once on Saturday, June 6 at 7:30 PM and will not be aired again.


To experience this virtual event please visit NWS's website.


My Miami Living Staff