Brass, Inc. To Open at Memorial Day Salute

Submitted by the Memorial Day Salute Committee

Brass, Inc.

The 27th Annual Memorial Day Salute, May 23 and 24 at the Fulton Community Center on West Broadway, will feature regional favorite Brass, Inc. on Friday night, May 23rd at 7:00 PM.

Brass, Inc. is an exciting high energy eight piece horn band from Syracuse. The diverse playing styles and musical backgrounds of the members enable them to entertain you with the hottest hits from some of the greatest bands.

Performing songs from a sizable set list, their renditions of horn driven rock, classic rock, southern rock, rhythm and blues, funk, and today’s top hits, are sure to keep everyone singing and dancing from start to finish. The band takes great pride in trying to play a little something for everyone.

Entertaining clientèle in many different venues throughout Central New York area, the band is fast becoming a fan favorite and receiving great reviews for their unique sound and song selections.

Members, all of whom are accomplished and seasoned musicians, include Tom Chekan, guitar and vocals; Walt Tanner, lead singer and alto sax; Mark Scott, guitar, piano and vocals; Walt Hollis, tenor sax and flute; Brian Burke, trumpet and flugelhorn; Richard Parente, percussion and vocals; Jerry Burns, trombone and vocals and Bill Dussing, bass and vocals.

Brass, Inc. will excite you, surprise you, and satisfy your need to let loose and have fun.

For more information, contact Jim Myers, Entertainment Chair at 598-8202 or visit our website at