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August 2nd – Official Album release: Efflorescence

On August 2nd, The Mason Brothers continue their musical journey with the official release of their second album “Efflorescence” on Archival Records. Available at our site, iTunes & CDBaby “As a trumpet player, I can say that they are also redefining … Read more

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Efflorescence – EPK – Live Footage + Interview

Here’s the EPK for the Mason Brothers Quintets second album entitled Efflorescence, available now! It includes video from the recording & an interview, where they explained the meaning of the album and their new musical path. “With ‘Efflorescence’, we tried to … Read more

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Elliot – Commissioned by MoMA to present a premiere

For his Summergarden program, Elliot was commissioned to write, present and premiere on July 17th, Before, Now, & After, and the recently composed and recorded, Efflorescence. Elliot writes, Before, Now, & After was composed especially for Summergarden. To me, MoMA embraces artistic exploration that … Read more

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Elliot & the JLCO with Chick Corea

Elliot will be performing with the JLCO, plus special guest Chick Corea, performing the music of Chick Corea. The concert is at the Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, IL on July 4th at 5pm. You can buy tickets here  

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Elliot performs on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Elliot performs on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Featuring Wynton Marsalis, Walter Blanding, Zoe Obadia, the Stay Human Band with Jon Batiste and dancers Jared Grimes & Lil Buck. Click here to see full performance

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Review in the Guardian of the JLCO’s concert with Wayne Shorter

Elliot’s solo was described as an “Astonishingly poised trombone solo” – The Guardian Here is the entire review of JLCO’s concert with Wayne Shorter at the Barbican, London. Reviewed by John Fordham. Click here to read: Guardian review – Elliot Mason, … Read more

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Elliot Mason & Wayne Shorter | Video clip

Here is a video clip of Elliot Mason and Wayne Shorter playing solos, from the JLCO’s concert at the Barbican, London (UK). Watch it here: Elliot Mason & Wayner Shorter at the Barbican 

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Elliot Mason Testing his Signature Series Model B.A.C. Trombones

Here’s a video of Elliot playing and talking about all versions of his Signature Series Custom Trombone by B.A.C. Click here to watch full video Elliot Mason – B.A.C. Signature Series Custom Trombone Designed by Artists for Artists, developed by: Elliot Mason, … Read more

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JLCO with Wynton Marsalis | 2016 International Tour Schedule

Here is the 2016 International tour schedule for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Click here

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Mason Brothers Interview with Mike Davis for Bone2Pick

Elliot and Brad were featured in a music interview series – Bone2Pick by Michael Davis. They discussed a wide range of topics, from their childhood and musical beginnings, through to current projects, teaching concepts and developing Elliot’s horn with B.A.C … Read more

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