The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" 90th Anniversary Concert
January 19, 2012
Under the direction of COL Thomas H. Palmatier, 9th Leader and Commander, The United States Army Band "Pershing's Own" presents an entertaining and inspiring performance celebrating its place in history as the "Band of the Chief of Staff of the Army" and its role as the premier musical organization of the US Army.
Founded in 1922 by order of General of the Army John J. "Black Jack" Pershing (then Army Chief of Staff), "Pershing's Own" celebrates this special 90-year milestone with a 2 hour concert (+15 minute intermission). This concert will feature performances by many of the unit's distinct musical elements, as well as historical highlights that herald the musical and military heritage of The United States Army Band "Pershing's Own".
WHEN: Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD.
TICKETS: General admission tickets are free, but are required and will be available to the general public on February 1, 2012. Check http://www.usarmyband.com/anniversary/index.html for a direct link to the ticket order form which will become available on Feb 1.