Concert: U.S. Air Force Band

Celebrate the Year of Military Women with NMWA!

Join us as we honor the contributions of women in the military through music. Members of the United States Air Force Band will play this special concert of chamber music.

The concert honors the Year of Military Women, which runs from March 2013–April 2014.

Also, the first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy free admission to the museum all day!

ABOUT THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE BAND:

The United States Air Force Band is the Air Force’s premier musical organization. Since its formation in 1941, this world-class organization has inspired billions of listeners through its exhilarating music, engaging concerts, and masterful recordings.

PROGRAM:

Variations on When Johnny Comes Marching Home’  by Chris Kosky (world premiere)
Octandre by Edgard Varèse
E. V. by Thomas Siwe
Three Irish Folk Song Settings by John Corigliano
Political Implications by Gary Kulesha
Variations on Amazing Grace/3 Days before Winter by Devon Landis