Concert on the Lawn- The 19th Army Band
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Annual ‘Concerts on the Lawn’ Series
The 19th Army Band
JMU Sculpture Garden
A perennial favorite, The 29th Army Band returns to play patriotic and popular music in the final concert of the series. Free.
The 29th Army Band is conducted by Chief Warrant Officer Donald Carson. Established in 1917, the 29th has supported the troops fighting in World Wars I and II, Bosnia and Iraq. Based in Petersburg, Va., the band has performed morale-building concerts and provided ceremonial backgrounds for funerals, changes of command and community concerts. The band has also performed at the 60th anniversary of D-day.
For more information, call (540) 568-6987.