Jazz Guardians give highlight performance for Jazz Appreciation Month
April 24, 2011
- The Army Ground Forces Band's Jazz Guardians were a highlight for the WFSS-FM-sponsored Fayetteville, N.C., Jazz Appreciation Month.
- The concert introduced the FORSCOM band to its new hometown community.
- The Jazz Guardians' primary mission is to maintain and promote the uniquely American art form of Jazz.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (April 22, 2011) -- The Army Ground Forces Band's Jazz Guardians performed as one of the highlights of the WFSS-FM-sponsored Fayetteville, N.C., Jazz Appreciation Month, April 22. And by the end of the evening's concert, the eleven-member ensemble had given the Fayetteville, N.C., community a swinging taste of the highly polished and professional quality the U.S. Army Forces Command's band will bring to the region when it moves here permanently this summer from Fort McPherson, Ga. The AGFB will make the move with it parent unit in compliance with the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) legislation.