Brass Fire, a regional horn band featuring musicians based in Hermiston, Pendleton and beyond, will perform several upcoming shows.
The ensemble sizzles with the sound of saxophones, trumpets, trombone, piano, bass, guitar and drums. In addition, the entire band lights up with vocal renderings.
Offering music made popular by a variety of acts, be prepared to hear everything from Chicago and Elvis to Santana and Earth Wind & Fire.
In addition, the group can fire up tunes from the Big Band Era as well as blues, soul and rock from the 1970s and 1980s.
The group will play Thursday at 5:30 p.m. during the Courthouse Concert Series. The outdoor show is on the lawn of the Wallowa County Courthouse, 101 S. River St., Enterprise. The free concert is kid-friendly.
In another outdoor show, the band will perform Sunday from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Powder River Pavilion at Geiser-Pollman Park, 1723 Madison St., Baker City. As part of the Powder River Music Review, there is no set admission fee. Open to all ages, people are encouraged to make a donation. Those giving at least $5 will receive a raffle ticket for a gift basket.
And on Saturday, Aug. 24, the band will take the stage from 7-10 p.m. in the lounge at the Red Lion, 304 S.E. Nye Ave., Pendleton. There is no cover charge for the 21-and-older event. Two dance floors will be open and dinner specials are available.