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The Brass


  1. The Brass a.k.a. The Canadian Brass is a brass quintet founded by Charles Daellenbach and Gene Watts in 1970. In addition to maintaining a heavy international touring schedule, the Canadian Brass have recorded over 100 CDs and DVDs. They have commissioned, performed, and recorded hundreds of transcriptions and original works for brass quintet.
  2. The Brass is a musical group.
    • album: "Demo"

There are other groups with in their name, like The Brass Ring, The Brass Connection and The Brass From Tijuana.

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Google previewEngravings of Sepulchral Brasses in Norfolk and Suffolk (1839)

Tending to Illustrate the Ecclesiastical, Military, and Civil Costume as Well as to Preserve Memorials of Ancient Families in that County by John Sell Cotman

The brass is a very handsome one, and still remains in a good state of preservation, except that a small piece at the top of the head has been broken off. There are still preserved in the church chest two small pieces of brass, on which are these ...

Google previewThe Small Faces & Other Stories (2011)

by Roland Schmitt

The brass is a bit on the Las Vegas side – which explains how David ...

Google previewGun Digest Shooter's Guide to Reloading (2014)

by Philip P. Massaro

Trimming the brass is an important step in making good ammunition. It ensures the proper dimensions of a reloaded cartridge. Some case trimmers are a hand- cranked affair, the device bolted down to the reloading bench and carefully set to ...

Google previewGun Digest 2016 (2015)

by Jerry Lee

Trimming the brass is an important step in making good ammunition. It ensures the proper dimensions of a reloaded cartridge. Some case trimmers are hand- cranked affairs, the devices bolted down to the reloading bench and carefully set to ...

Google previewHiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina (2011)

A Guide to the States' Best Waterfall Hikes by Melissa Watson

The Hike Follow the obvious trail southwest, as it crosses an open field and then heads back into the Brass is an alloy made by mixing copper with zinc. This gold-colored metal is highly malleable, making it easy ...

Google previewMetal Jewelry Made Easy (2009)

A Crafter's Guide to Fabricating Necklaces, Earrings, Bracelets & More by Jan Loney

The brass is an 8-gauge piece while the silver is a 20-gauge piece. The two pieces were sweat soldered together. 1 8-gauge wire pieces are soldered on to connect the top triangle to the bezel set stone piece. A pin back finding is soldered to ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Sculpting Techniques (2003)

by John Plowman

bring the brass rod into the area to be joined .

Google previewAn arithmetical and commercial dictionary (1840)

by William Barnes

But as metal expands by heat, the brass standard yard may be a little longer in hot weather than in cold ; and both that, and the standard pound may be lost, or broken, or altered, by accident ; and to obviate the inconveniences of such an ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Architectural Terms (2012)

by John Henry Parker

the prevalent fashion being to use the brass, shaped to the form of the figure, and imbedded in a cavity in the slab, whereby the cost of the tomb was much less than that of the Flemish brasses, which usually were formed of large sheets of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

By melting the brass in a crucible, all • ther minerals are attracted, at least after ha - it entirely lost its magnetism. 7. A piece of brass ving been exposed to the action of fire. Caicare- deprived of its magnetic property by fire, rtgain. pus earth is ...

Google previewHarvard Dictionary of Music (1969)

by Willi Apel

The brass band dates from the time when valves began to be used in brass instruments in the reorganization of Prussian cavalry bands, beginning about 1830 [see Brass instruments]. The increased versatility of these brass groups prompted ...

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Quotes about The Brass

One bites into the brass mouthpiece of his wooden cudgel, and the other blows his cheeks out on a French horn. Do you call that Art? (Franz Schubert)
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