For about a minute or so, I keep standing by the window, which is suddenly awash in brassy light from the sun falling behind the ridgeline.
Percussion percolates and piano rollicks through a brassy arrangement that celebrates life and the beat.
A boy and a girl twirl frenetically yet effortlessly around a dance floor to the brassy rhythms of a swing band.
Where Monica was bold and brassy , Amanda was quite and demure.
She is a big, smart, brassy woman who, after three decades in the cesspool of Philadelphia crime, isn't fazed by much.
The director shows stunning theatrical vision in her creation of a bright, brassy , and jubilantly sassy show that had the audience stamping for more.
Certainly both the music and these performances have real rhythmic life and a good deal of energy, even if some passages are over-scored and tip over into brassy bombast.
From an open storefront, a brassy jukebox was blaring.
But you have to know how to use bold, brassy rhythms to make light of serious subjects.
And my friend Lesley will go a bundle on the tip to take the brassy tones out of dyed blonde hair by smothering your head in tomato ketchup.