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BASSically BRASS Tuba Ensemble
To Host European Trip

 MAILED:  Oct. 29, 2003

EAU CLAIRE — Dr. Jerry Young, Dr. Barbara Young and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire tuba ensemble BASSically BRASS will lead a summer trip to Europe in July.

The trip, slated for July 11-16, will include stays in Munich, Germany; Vienna, Austria; and Budapest, Hungary.

Travelers will participate in guided tours to famous sites such as King Ludwig’s Neuschwanstein Castle but also have free time to explore the region on their own. For music enthusiasts, the group will tour two instrument manufacturers in Bavaria. The group also will visit Kunsthistoriches Museum Instrument Collection in Vienna, and attend performances by world-famous artists at the Franz Liszt Conservatoire in Budapest.

The cost of the trip is $1,995 per person (based on double occupancy). Costs include airfare, hotels, ground transportation, some meals and guides.

For more information, contact Dr. Jerry Young at jyoung@uwec.edu or (715) 836-3633 or travel agent Beth Tengowski at tengowski@charter.net.

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Updated: October 29, 2003