Onyx Brass

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Their virtuosity is absolutely staggering…They are brilliant!

Sarah Walker, Sunday Morning, BBC Radio 3

Terrific sound and playing.

Guy Rickards, Gramophone Magazine on Onyx Noir

A superb disc by Onyx Brass.

Guy Rickards, Gramophone Magazine on Fanfares

Onyx Brass, well, the sound, just listen!

Andrew McGregor, CD Review, BBC Radio 3

An awesome majesty of sound.

The Telegraph

One of the most engaging concerts I have attended in some time. Their obvious enthusiasm for the repertoire was infectious. I’ve never heard contemporary music sound so accessible. The audience loved it. 

Tom Lewis, EMI Classics

With its scrupulous attention to balance, timbre and nuance of phrasing, it is reminiscent of the Philip Jones quintet in its prime, where total integration of five musical personalities becomes an ensemble that is much more than the sum of its parts….five stars. 

BBC Music Magazine