West Point Band hosts Young People's Concert

By Staff Sgt. Christine Clark/USMA BandMarch 23, 2011

On March 9, the West Point Band's Concert Band and the Quintette 7 presented the annual Young People's Concert. Lt. Gen. David H. Huntoon Jr., U.S. Military Academy superintendent, gave welcoming remarks explaining to students the important role of music in the military. This educational event taught basic music fundamentals and how music impacts emotion and perceptions to 1,300 10-to-12-year-old students from local schools.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – On March 9, the West Point Band's Concert Band and the Quintette 7 presented the annual Young People's Concert. Lt. Gen. David H. Huntoon Jr., U.S. Military Academy superintendent, gave welcoming remarks explaining to students the important role of music in the military. This educational event taught basic music fundamentals and how music impacts emotion and perceptions to 1,300 10-to-12-year-old students from local schools. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Christine Clark/USMA Band) VIEW ORIGINAL