U.S. Air Force Band of the West ensemble to perform
March 19, 2014 at 6:03 p.m.
Updated March 18, 2014 at 10:19 p.m.
The U.S. Air Force Band of the West returns to Victoria with its Brass in Blue ensemble to play in concert at 4 p.m. Saturday.
Hosted by Victoria College, the performance will be in the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, 214 N. Main St. in Victoria. The concert is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required.
The newest performing ensemble in the Band of the West, Brass in Blue combines the sounds of brass, percussion and vocals in a flexible group presenting a variety of music including traditional military marches, symphonic masterpieces, jazz and Broadway show tunes.
Whether performing in a military ceremony, for troop morale events or educational or public concerts, Brass in Blue represents more than 300,000 Air Force professionals to the American public.
To learn more about the Band of the West, go to www.BandOfTheWest.af.mil or Facebook.com/BandOfTheWest.
For more information about the concert, call 361-582-2436.