Army Jazz Band to Perform at CU, Sunday, February 25

For Immediate Release: 
Feb 15 2007

CONTACT: Concord University Box Office

Army Jazz Band to Perform at CU, Sunday, February 25

Athens, W.Va. – Fort Lee’s Army Jazz Band is set to perform at Concord University on Sunday, February 25 at 6 p.m. in the Main Theater of the Alexander Fine Arts Center. The concert will include classical pieces, jazz music, modern pop, country, and rock and roll.

The band, which comes from Fort Lee, Va., has often been referred to as “the best kept secret in professional music.” The group is made up of 40 members of the U.S. Army, all of which are trained musicians. They travel across the country promoting Army and community relations by providing quality entertainment. The band is also known for its ability to lift the spirits of U.S. troops. They have traveled the world playing concerts for members of the U.S. military to lift their morale.

This event is free to the public.


CONCORD UNIVERSITY NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679, extension 6086 if special assistance or help is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

NOTE TO EDITORS: Jeffrey Zutaut, a student in Concord University’s communication arts department wrote this press release. His hometown is Beckley.