The U.S. Army Field Band

Russo, Erica
December 2007
Soldiers;Dec2007, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p40
The article presents information on the U.S. Army Field Band, which is part of the Army's Office of the Chief of Public Affairs based in Washington, D.C. The band travels to various places in the U.S. to help the Army connect and communicate with the public. It was founded in 1946 and since 2005 has reached more than five million Americans through live and televised performances. It is consisted of four components and among its missions are to entertain the public and march in the presidential inaugural parade every four years.


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