The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass

The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass performs Brothers On The Battlefield at Temple University April 24, 2015

MSO Patron Service Manager Michael Harp said more than 800 tickets were sold for each performance.

Jonnes added that the collaboration marked the third event of the MSO season featuring a world premiere.

"It's very exciting," Jonnes said. "It's been great working with these extraordinary musicians. We've had great fun working with them. They've loved working with (MSO Music Director) Elizabeth (Schulze) and the orchestra, and it's a fabulous program."

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" Thank you for the exciting Student Matinee at the Kimmel Center. The students and teachers thoroughly enjoyed the musical diversity- from the Renaissance to New Orleans Jazz. Again thank you for your performance and we look forward to a return visit in Verizon Hall!"-Velma R. Simmons, Director of Education, Kimmel Center

— Kimmel Center, Philadelphia
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