Community invited to free concert on November 10
PHILIPPI, W.Va. – Enjoy a concert by the United States Air Force (USAF) Langley Winds of the USAF Heritage of America Band at Alderson Broaddus University in Wilcox Chapel on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public.
Langley Winds is a pioneering woodwind and percussion ensemble offering innovative programming covering a wide array of musical styles. Employing a unique blend of instruments, Langley Winds performs creative arrangements and new compositions. Enjoy hearing these orchestral solo instruments in an intimate chamber music setting.
Alderson Broaddus is excited to host this prestigious event and invites all students, faculty, staff and the community to attend. The University also hopes the event will attract musicians from schools in the county and music enthusiasts from the community.
For additional information about this free concert, please contact the Alderson Broaddus University School of Music at 304/457-6200 or visit the band’s website at www.heritageofamericaband.af.
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 Carolinas, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions, presenting over 300 events annually for the general public and in support of Airman morale and protocol events. 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.
For more information on the Alderson Broaddus University School of Music, please visit www.ab.edu.