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Free Concert: The United States Air Force Rhythm in Blue Jazz Ensemble

posted Jan 30, 2013, 1:01 PM by Andrew Hagopian   [ updated Feb 6, 2013, 6:44 PM by AFMAC Support ]
Free Concert: The United States Air Force Rhythm in Blue Jazz Ensemble
Matthews, NC, January 18, 2013 – Enjoy a concert given by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Rhythm in Blue Jazz Ensemble at the Levine Senior Center on Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 7pm. The concert is free and open to the public.

Rhythm in Blue features the diverse talents of 15 professional musicians whose commitment to excellence has earned worldwide acclaim and military distinction. The band incorporates a wide repertoire of jazz and fusion, from big band swing to cutting-edge contemporary music. Their fabulous vocalist radiates sounds of the great jazz divas and inspires with patriotic classics.

For additional information about this free concert, please contact Lisa Jillani of the Armed Forces Museum and Archives of the Carolinas at ljillani@carolina.rr.com, or visit the band’s website www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil

Activated in 1941, The United States Air Force Heritage of America Band has a rich history of inspiring public patriotism and enhancing esprit de corps among all the US military service branches. These world-class musicians are stationed at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Virginia. They travel throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, presenting over 300 events annually for the general public and in support of Airman morale and protocol events. Under the leadership of Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey B. Warner, the USAF Heritage of America Band remains at the forefront of communicating Air Force core values and preserving and enriching America's military and musical heritage into the 21st century.

Contact Information:
Lisa Jillani of the Armed Forces Museum and Archives of the Carolinas

MSgt Dave Dell, Director of Operations
(757)-225-3295
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