The Boardwalk Brass Quintet is a Ventura brass quintet available for weddings, parties, and other events in Ventura and surrounding areas. Their repertoire includes classical music as well as jazz and popular tunes such as Wagner’s Bridal Chorus, Mendelssohn’s Wedding March, La Paloma, and This Guy’s in Love with You. The group was founded by retired US Marine Band member Jenny Griffith who plays trumpet. Gerald Lockwood, who is currently a member of the Air National Guard Band of the West Coast, also plays trumpet. Principal hornist and horn coach for Burbank High School Cindy Deane joins them on French horn. Fellow retired US Marine Band member Tracy Adams plays the euphonium and the group is rounded out by Justin Raines, instructional assistant and adjunct professor at LA Harbor College, on tuba.
They are also available for events in Santa Barbara, Ojai, Santa Ynez Valley, Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, Los Angeles, Orange County, and many other locations. For more information and to hear audio clips please click here.