5 Straws

The 5 Straws

The 5 Straws Brass Quintet was formed in 2011 and is comprised of members of the Whitehouse Wind Symphony. The quintet plays a mixed book, including American classics, a mix of jazz and a few originals.

If you are interested in having the 5 Straws perform, please contact Karen Stober by sending an email to karenestober@gmail.com or by calling 908-705-5151.

The Five Straws

Upcoming Performances

Dec. 16, 2018 - Walk to Bethlehem

The Five Straws will accompany the procession down South Finley Avenue in Basking Ridge on Sunday, Dec. 16th at 4pm, starting at St. James Roman Catholic Church.

Dec. 22, 2018 - Festival of Trees

The 5 Straws are scheduled to perform on Saturday, December 22, 2018 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at the annual Festival of Trees at Environmetal Education Center at Lord Stirling Park (190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920). Join us for a casual afternoon of Christmas carols and holiday songs while enjoying the sight of the many beautifully decorated trees!


In the video below, the Five Straws performs "Wir lieben den Sonnenberg," a German polka composed and arranged by Thomas Graf, at "Flemington Rocks" on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016.

Carol's Last Chance

The Five Straws are featured in the independent short film, Carol's Last Chance! Check it out on Vimeo!