Weaving the traditions of Dance, Music, Art & Language

Celtic Junction Arts Center

Best Cultural Center in North America –IrishCentral, 2018

836 Prior Avenue, St. Paul, MN, 55104

A 501(c)(3) organization

Brass Lassie in Concert, Nov 5

Music at 7:30, doors at 7pm. Advance tickets $16, $20 at the door.GET TICKETS

Opening set by Dáithí Sproule with Mary Vanorny & Laura MacKenzie

BRASS LASSIE is a 10-piece ensemble performing extraordinary settings of Scottish, Irish and French music augmented by a 4-piece horn section, percussion and bass. Their horn arrangements are by top-notch arranger Peter Enblom, and their repertoire also includes some fantastic ensemble arrangements from Dr. David Milne.


This unique, new and exciting ensemble has been forming in Laura MacKenzie’s musical mind for several years, and it came to life this past season with a triumphant debut.



  • Laura MacKenzie: flutes, whistles, pipes and voice
  • Danielle Enblom: fiddle and step dance
  • Mary Vanorny: fiddle
  • Kate DeVoe Schumann: trumpet and flugelhorn
  • Tricia Lerohl: French horn
  • Lauren Husting: trombone
  • Brooklynne Audette: bass trombone
  • Patrice Pakiz: piano and oboe
  • Billy Oehrlein: percussion
  • Enrique Toussaint: bass
Cash bar will be available.