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Saturday Morning Brass Project Returns to First Christian Church

The Saturday Morning Brass Project is returning to First Christian Church Falls Church for a concert on Saturday, May 17, at 4 p.m. The concert will include works by Debussy, Fauré, Dukas, Poulenc, Bernstein and others. Noted organist Wesley McCune will also be featured in the concert.

The Saturday Morning Brass Project is an ensemble of brass musicians from Northern Virginia that includes players from military bands and other area bands. The group has performed with the U.S. Army Band, the Maryland Symphony, the Loudoun Symphony, the Fairfax Symphony, Capital Wind Symphony, the Cathedral Choral Society and others groups.

A coffee and sweets reception will follow the concert, which is free, and freewill donations will be accepted and go to the church’s organ console renovation fund. First Christian Church is located at 6165 Leesburg Pike. For more information, call 703-532-8220.