SSSB performs at Great American Brass Band Fest

The Southern Stars Symphonic Brass Band will be performing at the Great American Brass Band Festival this weekend, June 3-4, in beautiful Danville, Kentucky. The band will feature guest soloist trumpeter Jens Lindemann on Saturday evening. The Great American Brass Band Festival is a festival that celebrates brass music and is in its 28th year. […]

Southern Stars present “Roaring 20’s & Broadway hits” on May 20

Crossville’s own professional brass band of 30 musicians, the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass, will be giving their last concert of this season on Saturday, May 20 at 7 pm at Crossville’s Stone Memorial HS’s 1200 seat auditorium. The concert will feature music from the Roaring 20’s era, with other selections from Broadway, and even a […]

Southern Stars present “Valentines in Brass” on Sunday, Feb. 12

The Southern Stars Symphonic Brass will present their winter concert with the theme of “Valentines in Brass” on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 3 pm at the 1200 seat auditorium at Stone Memorial HS. Two very special guest artists from the Cumberland County Playhouse staff will be featured during this concert with this 30-piece professional instrumental […]

Free Christmas Concert by Southern Stars Symphonic Brass Dec. 4, 2016

The Southern Stars Symphonic Brass (SSSB) are presenting a FREE admission Christmas concert on Sunday, Dec. 4 at 3pm at the beautiful and acoustically fine, 1200-seat Stone Memorial HS auditorium. The concert by this 30-piece professional instrumental ensemble is their gift to the residents of Cumberland County and the sponsors who have been important to […]

Southern Stars kick off the 2016-17 Season this Sunday, Oct 9

It was just over one year ago that a terrorist murdered the five Armed Forces service personnel in nearby Chattanooga. A special piece of music titled “The FIVE” will be performed by the Southern Stars to remember the sacrifice of these Marines and Navy personnel. With so many terrible acts of violence against our military […]

2016 – 2017 Season Announced!

Here’s the scoop on the 2016-17 Season!   CONCERT – Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 – 3pm CONCERT – Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 – 3pm CONCERT – Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 – 3pm CONCERT – Sat. May 20, 2017 – 7pm   All concerts are subject to change; season tickets will remain at $50 for the […]

Southern Stars Brass mourns the passing of friend and guitar great, Pete Huttlinger

It is with great sadness the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass learned tonight of the passing of guitar virtuoso Pete Huttlinger. Huttlinger was a friend of the band, and had been a wonderful guest soloist in a recent concert. His musical genius, effortless mastery of his instrument, and his wit that made his stage presence something […]

Southern Stars to appear at Arts Assoc. of S.E. KY on April 23, 2016

The Southern Stars are honored to participate in the 54th concert season presented by the Arts Association of S.E. Kentucky.  The Arts Association is presenting a 7 concert series of highly acclaimed artists and ensembles, including guitarist Tommy Emmanuel, gospel singer Sandy Patty, and the Peach State Opera company presenting Mozart’s “Don Giovanni”.   The […]

Nashville’s Buddy Greene in concert with SSSB on Saturday, April 16

Buddy Greene will make a return engagement to perform with the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass (SSSB) on Saturday, April 16 at 7pm at the Stone Memorial HS auditorium in Crossville, TN.   This auditorium seats 1200 and has beautiful acoustics and seating is very comfortable.  The theme of this concert is Buddy Greene & Friends.  The […]

Southern Stars present “All In The Family” Concert, Sunday, Oct. 18 at 3:00 pm Central

While “All in the Family” might bring to mind a historical comedy show, there will not be a guest appearance by Archie Bunker in the opening concert for the 8th season of the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass (SSSB). What will be featured as the theme of the concert suggests, will be young soloists from within […]