Colonial Brass


Colonial Brass, or "CBrass", is GW's pep band. Any member of the Wind Ensemble or Symphonic Band is welcome to join. CBrass rehearses for one hour, twice per week. Cbrass is student run, and conducted by our student Teaching Assistant.

Colonial Brass performs at all home men's and women's basketball games in the Charles E. Smith Center and other events around campus, including tailgates, performance showcases, and welcome events. CBrass also travels with the basketball teams for their postseason tournaments in March. Recent destinations include:

  • Richmond, VA (Women's A-10, 2015-2018)
  • Brooklyn, NY (Men's A-10, 2015 & 2016)
  • Corvallis, OR (Women's NCAA, 2015)
  • Columbia, SC (Women's NCAA, 2016)
  • Pittsburgh, PA (Men's A-10, 2017)
  • Columbus, OH (Women's NCAA, 2018)