The Music Man

Gempis, Val
September 2004
Airman;Sep2004, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p42
The article presents information on the staff sergeant Keith Fitzgerald of the U.S. army. He is a trombonist for the U.S. Air Force Band of the Pacific-Asia, based at Yokota Air Base, Japan. But working at Disney World, "The happiest place on earth, can't compare to the thrill of taking center stage for one of the mightiest organizations in the world," said Fitzerald. Music has always been part of Sergeant Fitzgerald's life. His mom sang for the church choir, his dad played the piano. When he was 10 years old, he would go to the Capitol in Washington D.C., after school to listen to military bands play. INSET: Staff Sgt. Keith E. Fitzgerald.


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