West Point Band presents “Strike Up the Band!”

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June 20th, 2019 | What's Happening
  The West Point Band will continue its Music Under the Stars concert series with a performance titled “Strike Up the Band!” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Trophy Point Amphitheater. This concert of classics will include military marches and concert band masterpieces.

The West Point Band will continue its Music Under the Stars concert series with a performance titled “Strike Up the Band!” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Trophy Point Amphitheater.
This concert of classics will include military marches and concert band masterpieces.
In the event of inclement weather, the concert will take place at Eisenhower Hall Theatre. This performance is free and open to all. Please RSVP by visiting westpointband.eventbrite.com. Registering for this event allows us to send you up-to-date concert information.
Strike up the band—summer is officially here. Join the West Point Band on the historic campus of the U.S. Military Academy for an evening of electrifying music and stunning views at scenic Trophy Point Amphitheater.
As they welcome back to the stage band alumni, along with former Army band commanders retired Col. Timothy Holtan and retired Lt. Cols. Virginia Allen and David Deitrick, the band will perform a musical tribute to their storied home at West Point.
Program highlights include rousing military marches, musical staples from the band’s 202-year history and beloved Americana classics that will get the whole family singing along.
Established in 1817, the West Point Band is the Army’s oldest musical organization and continues to provide world-class music to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets and to serve as ambassadors of the U.S. Military Academy and the Army to local, national and international communities.
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