On Saturday 9th September the contagious energy and soul of Firefly Horns hits the Open Studio stage to bring the party for their last of 4 shows at Open Studio! This band is SO hot at the minute. Each show is drawing packed houses and the dance floor is heaving.
Daimon Brunton’s brand new project Firefly Horns played their debut show to a sold out, completely packed, Saturday night Open Studio crowd. and Firefly Horns are going to be BACK at Open Studio for another raucous, horn-powered, New Orleans-inspired party!
Firefly Horns are a 7-piece horn-heavy, party band. The band plays all original tunes that reference a New Orleans, Bourbon Street flavoured parade. With chants and singalongs Firefly Horns are an enthralling band that want you on the dance floor having the time of your life. Whilst an all-original band some of the band’s tunes are named after quotes from 80s and 90s blockbuster movies with a few sonic quotes and references thrown in for good fun!
Firefly Horns debut show was a complete sell out with unfortunately people waiting outside trying to get in. The dance floor was one heck of a party!
On Saturday 3rd June¬†this brand new band – Firefly Horns –¬†have their debut gig at the beautiful Open Studio!
Firefly Horns are a high energy, horn-powered band with a sound that borrows from jazz, funk and soul. Firefly Horns vibe on New Orleans, Bourbon Street Parades and pay their respects to Movie Themes from the 80s and 90s.
Firefly Horns are a raucous party with trumpet, saxophone and trombone bringing an acoustic mayhem to match the drums, electric bass and electric guitar powerhouse.
After 6 full length albums, innumerable sold out shows, a 12-performance national tour and performing in some of the most notable and highly sought after venues The Daimon Brunton Quintet joined with a classical chamber quartet to create some of the most magical, inspiring and technically challenging music created.
Filmed in Santa Maria College’s Benedictine Theatre on a stage with 150 candles and 8 high-definition cameras.
The goal: to create groundbreaking, inspirational music and bring the audience ‘inside’ the music and on the stage with the ensemble.
The resulting videos are awe-inspiring and we would love you to enjoy them in your own time.
Personnel: Daimon Brunton – trumpet Adam Donaldson – drums Zac White – guitar Sebastian Barahona – bass Mina Yu – piano Jackson Fumberger – violin Eugenie Lyons – viola Ella Moulton – french horn Stuart Collidge – trombone/euphonium
Video capture and editing and additional audio editing and enhancements – Paul Bonnington Audio capture and editing – Adam Donaldson
‘Ground Effect’ – The Daimon Brunton Quintet + Chamber Quartet
‘Gotta Get Up’ – The Daimon Brunton Quintet + Chamber Quartet
‘Bolley’s Bop’ – The Daimon Brunton Quintet + Chamber Quartet
‘Wheel Spinning’ – The Daimon Brunton Quintet + Chamber Quartet
On Thursday 23rd March we celebrate the FINAL SHOW of The Daimon Brunton Quintet PLUS Chamber Quartet.
To mark the occasion we will be releasing – on the night – four of the most exquisite and beautiful music videos to ever drop.
Featuring a dedicated theatre space, 150+ candles, 8 high-definition cameras and the full 9-piece On Thursday 23rd March we celebrate the FINAL SHOW of The Daimon Brunton Quintet PLUS Chamber Quartet they are truly special.
Furthermore, we have life-changing announcement for the band that we will also unveil on the night. This is quite literally (and without exaggeration) the biggest event in band’s 26 year history.
This is a not-to-be missed event! (tickets available via the link below)….
On the weekend the Daimon Brunton Quintet PLUS Chamber Quartet begun recording an incredible series of works. More exciting information on this coming soon!
More immediately though The Daimon Brunton Quintet hits Open Studio on Thursday 10th November for the bands’ final gig of 2022. With special guests in the pipeline this will be an amazing night that will leave you feeling excited, inspired and with a smile from ear to ear! Grab your ticket and get on down!