January Military Band Dates January 08 2009, 1 Comment

Here are the January performance dates and locations for several military bands:

United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own”

Tue         January 20         2:30 PM What: Presidential Inaugural Parade The United States Army Band "Pershing's Own" Where: Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. *Fun Fact: Since the inauguration of Calvin Coolidge in 1925, the U.S. Army Band has led each Inaugural Parade as part of the official escort to the president. Wed         January 28- Sat January 31, 2009 What: Tuba-Euphonium Conference The 26th Annual Tuba-Euphonium Conference features concerts, recitals, exhibits, master classes, and lectures by leading low brass authorities from around the world. Where: Brucker Hall, Fort Myer, VA Wed         January 28         3:00 PM What: Tuba-Euphonium Q&A with The Canadian Brass Where: Brucker Hall, Fort Myer, VA Wed         January 28         7:00 PM What: Tuba-Euphonium Opening Concert The U.S. Army Brass Quintet and The Canadian Brass Where:    Kenmore Middle School Auditorium, Arlington, VA Thu         January 29         7:00 PM What: Tuba-Euphonium Evening Concert John Sass & friends and The Boston Brass Where: Brucker Hall, Fort Myer, VA Fri         January 30         7:30 PM What: Tuba-Euphonium Concert Armed Forces Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble and The U.S. Army Orchestra Where: Kenmore Middle School Auditorium, Arlington, VA Sat         January 31         7:30 PM What: Tuba-Euphonium Grand Concert The U.S. Army Concert Band Where: Kenmore Middle School Auditorium, Arlington, VA *for more information on all Army Band performances, visit the following: http://www.usarmyband.com/event-calendar.html

United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps

Tues         January 20        11:00 A.M. What: Inaugural Parade Ceremonial Band Where: Inaugural Parade Route Washington, D.C.

Unite States Coast Guard Band

Wed         January 25          2:00PM What: Movie Madness Concert The thirteenth edition of our popular film music concerts. Music by Bruce Broughton, Alan Menken, and of course John Williams. Where:    Leamy Hall, USCG Academy New London, CT For directions,  copy and paste the following into your browser: http://www.uscg.mil/band/directions.asp

United States Marine Band “The President’s Own”

Fri        January 9        7:30PM What: Living History Concert – Marine Band Sousa Season Opener: A Traditional Sousa-style program Free, no tickets required Where: Center for the Arts George Mason University, Fairfax, VA http://www.marineband.usmc.mil/calendar/index.asp?date=1-9-2009 Sun        January 25        2:00PM What: Haydn – Marine Chamber Orchestra Special appearance by virtuoso trumpet soloist, Chris Gekker. Where: Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria Campus Director Colonel Michael J. Colburn, conducting Free, no tickets required http://www.marineband.usmc.mil/calendar/index.asp?date=1-25-2009

United States Navy Band

Fri        January 9        7:30pm Where:Bishop Ireton High School Alexandria, Va. Fri-Sat    January 23-24    8:00pm What: International Saxophone Symposium Where: George Mason University Fairfax, Va. http://www.navyband.navy.mil/saxophonesymposium.shtml