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The Dapper Brass

The Dapper Brass was formed by composer, Joe Ricard, and had their first show in May 2018 at The Lilypad in Cambridge MA. Since then, the group has played in numerous shows in the New England, New York, and Denver areas, and has been featured on the Brian Kirby's TV show "502 Sessions".

The group consist of 8 highly in demand players from the New York and Denver areas and aims to demonstrate the power of acoustic musicians in an increasingly electronic world. We began releasing singles in 2021 which can be purchased below. Sign up for our mailing list to get live updates, or follow us on social media!

Artist information:

Label: Self-represented
Genre: Funk Brass Band
Hometown: Denver, CO
Influences: Dirty Dozen Brass Band,
No BS Brass Band, Roy Hargrove,
Trombone Shorty, Buddy Rich Big Band

Russ Sternglass: Drums
Zack Grass: Tuba
Joe Ricard and John Cushing: Trombone
Jon Weidley and Paul Sanchez: Trumpet
Tyler Burchfield and Jake Hirsch: Sax

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