Established in 2015, Blue Shades performances showcase the wide-ranging repertoire arranged for clarinet choir. Favorite styles include American jazz, ragtime, movie themes, and light classics.
Founding members, Torben Hansen and Leslie Hansen are joined by Su D’Ambrosio, Joseph DiSalvatore, and Jeffrey Lichenstein.
Blue Shades has performed at the Fuller Craft Museum, the Whitman Town Hall, the Brockton Public Library, as part of Brockton Symphony’s Chamber Concert series, and at the North Brookfield Senior Center.
Outside of Blue Shades, the members maintain active performance schedules with the Brockton Symphony, Rivers Symphony, and the Metropolitan Wind Symphony.