THE KING’S BRASS AND KAREN BUCKWALTER

TIM ZIMMERMAN AND THE KING’S BRASS with Karen Buckwalter, Organist 

 Tim Zimmerman and the King’s Brass with organist Karen Buckwalter will be appearing in concert at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 30 W. Chestnut St. Hanover, Pa. on Sunday, June 4 at 4:00pm. Free tickets are required for admission.  There are only a few tickets left, so please contact the church office. The doors will open at 3:30 p.m.

Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass present classics, patriotic selections and hymn classics with a contemporary flair. The King’s Brass features three trumpets, three trombones, a tuba, percussion and keyboards.  These instruments blend together to create an innovative musical experience that will be enjoyed by all generations. Karen Buckwalter will accompany the King’s Brass in a number of selections and will play several organ solos on the St. Matthew 14,470-pipe Austin organ which has recently undergone a 5-year renovation.

The King’s Brass, formed three decades ago, is comprised of professional musicians from across the country, who desire to use the instruments they love to lead others in praise, worship and offer the extraordinary concerts.  Based out of Fort Wayne, Indiana, the group plays over 120 concerts per year from coast to coast as well as international destinations.

Karen Buckwalter was the Associate Minister of Music at St. Matthew until her retirement several years ago. She had previously held positions as Minister of Music at Emmanuel UCC and Trinity UCC in Hanover.  Karen is a graduate of Westminster Choir College, Princeton NJ and the Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, PA. She is widely known for her handbells compositions and is sought out as a clinician for handbell workshops. Karen was the accompanist for the Hanover Community Singers.