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City to Host Patriotic Concert

Annapolis, MD (5-24-12) Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announced that the City  will host a special patriotic concert  in June that  showcases world-class musicians from the United States Air Force.

The concert, given by the United States Air Force Heritage Brass of the USAF Heritage of America Band, will be held at Susan Campbell Park on Monday, June 11 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.  The concert is free and open to the public.

Heritage Brass features the diverse talents of 5 professional musicians whose commitment to excellence has earned worldwide acclaim and military distinction. From Bach to the Beatles and patriotic favorites, Heritage Brass offers a musical experience enjoyed by all audiences.

For additional information about this free concert, please contact Michelle LeFurge, Special Events Coordinator at mmlefurge@annapolis.gov 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 United States military service branches.  These world-class musicians come from Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Virginia.  They travel more than 30,000 miles each year, performing concerts for the public and providing music for military protocol events throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.  Under the leadership of Major Jeffrey B. Warner, the USAF Heritage of America Band remains at the forefront of preserving and enriching America's military and musical heritage into the 21st century.

Contact Information:

City of AnnapolisSpecial Events
Michelle LeFurge
410-263-7996
mmlefurge@annapolis.gov

 
USAF Heritage of America Band
Raymond Landon, Director of Operations
(757)-574-2931  
raymond.landon@langley.af.mil 
www.HeritageofAmericaBand@af.mil