Air Force musicians to perform at SWIC

SCOTT AFB, IL – Members of the USAF Band of Mid-America will present a recital at Schmidt Art Center, Southwestern Illinois College, 200 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, IL on Tuesday, September 25th at 7:00 p.m.  Admission to the concert is free and tickets are not required.

Presented in partnership with SWIC Music Department and SWICarts Series, this is a family-friendly, all-ages event.

This concert features brass, woodwind, percussion, vocalists, and rhythm section members of the USAF Band of Mid-America.  These professional musicians represent the skill and professionalism of the United States Air Force as musical ambassadors before military and civilian audiences throughout the band’s ten-state area of responsibility. 

This recital offers an eclectic mix of solo, duo and chamber ensembles performing works from the renaissance period to contemporary styles.  Consider it a musical ‘grab bag,’ sure to inspire and entertain audience members of all ages.

Small ensembles may be available for performances and interviews during local news and public interest programs. Please contact (618) 229-8133 or email chantelle.friedman@us.af.mil to make arrangements.