The five women of Seraph Brass represent a new generation of brass players. Committed to challenging audiences with engaging and exciting programming, Seraph Brass presents a diverse body of repertoire that includes original transcriptions, newly commissioned works and well-known classics. The quintet recognizes the importance of connecting intimately with audiences and the community as a whole, and is why Seraph is committed to creating innovative and inspiring opportunities that will help to establish a new generation of chamber music.
Members of Seraph Brass have performed with such esteemed ensembles as the San Francisco Symphony, the Philadelphia Orchestra, Musicians from Marlboro, the Luzern Music Festival in Switzerland, National Symphony, Brass Band of Battle Creek, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Daejean Philharmonic in Korea, and the Auckland Philharmonic in New Zealand. They hold positions in the Richmond Symphony, the Louisville Orchestra, Sarasota Opera Orchestra, the Artosphere Orchestra, New Chicago Brass, Northern Kentucky University School of the Arts, and the University of Virginia.
Members of Seraph Brass include: Mary Elizabeth Bowden and Amy McCabe, Trumpets; Katy Ambrose, horn; Beth McDonald, tuba; and Alexis Smith, trombone.