US Air Force Academy Jazz Band to Perform Free Concert at UM Feb. 19

February 12, 2019

U.S. Air Force Academy FalconairesMISSOULA – The official jazz band for the U.S. Air Force Academy, the Falconaires, will present a free concert for the public at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the University of Montana Dennison Theatre. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are not required to attend.

The concert will feature an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary jazz pieces that celebrate America’s heritage. The band is one of nine performing ensembles within the Air Force Academy. Comprised of 18 professional active duty airman musicians, the Faclonaires represent an Air Force mission of providing professional music for official military, recruiting and community events worldwide.

The Air Force Academy Band has been in operation for more than 60 years, harnessing the power of music to honor national heroes, inspire Air Force personnel and the nation they serve, produce innovative musical programs and communicate Air Force excellence to millions around the world.

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Contact: Thomas Webster, UM Dennison Theatre Director , 406-243-2853, thomas.webster@umontana.edu.