Heritage Brass is a pioneering symphonic brass ensemble that brings the military tradition of brass and percussion to the concert stage. This ensemble of professional Airman-musicians presents a diverse repertoire featuring orchestral transcnpt1ons, patriotic favorites, jazz standards, new compositions and distinctive arrangements. Enjoy hearing Heritage Brass in an exhilarating and intimate musical experience.
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. Under the leadership of Major Raphael Toro-Quinones 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.
When: March 13th, 2020
Where: Wesley College, Bennett Chapel
Time: 7:00pm, Doors open at 6:30pm.
This event is free and open to the public, however seating is very limited
About: Wesley College is an institution of higher education that seeks to be among the finest student-centered learning communities in the liberal arts tradition. Consistent with our historically United Methodist affiliation, the College affirms meaning and purpose in life through justice, compassion, inclusion and social responsibility that enhance community life and respect for the environment. Wesley College exists to liberate and empower its students with the knowledge, skills, ethical attitudes and capacity for critical thinking needed to achieve personal and professional goals and to contribute to the local and global society.