Triangle Brass Band
The Triangle Brass Band is a British style brass band located in Cary, North Carolina, composed of the finest volunteer brass and percussion players from the greater Research Triangle Park area. Members of the band come from a variety of backgrounds, including school band directors, college faculty, physicians, lawyers, computer programmers and carpenters, to name a few.
Formed in 1986 as a joint venture of the A.J. Fletcher Foundation and Capitol Broadcasting Company of Raleigh, NC, the Triangle Brass Band, a 501(c)(3) non- profit organization, saw immediate success in the local area. The repertoire of the band is drawn primarily from the finest original works for brass band from the 19th century to the present. It also includes arrangements of well-known orchestral and wind band works, American patriotic tunes and marches.
Music Directors of the band, since its inception, have included Mr. David Reed, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Mr. Stan Tamplin, a native of Great Britain, Dr. Jack Stamp, of Campbell University and Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Dr. James Hile, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Dr. Michael Votta, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of Maryland. The band’s current Artistic Director is Tony Granados.
The Triangle Brass Band is funded in part by concert ticket sales, member dues, grants, and generous donations from our Sponsors. If you are interested in supporting the TBB’s mission with donations of either time or money, please contact us for more information.