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New Music - San Antonio Rose
The Band of the West is proud to announce the release of our latest album, "San Antonio Rose". Released in April, 2018, this album represents the entirity of our unit with feature songs from different groups and genres, with the unified purpose of celebrating the Tricentennial of San Antonio. Click the links to Download or Listen Now!
Unveiling ceremony for the Enlisted Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit
The U.S. Air Force Band of the West performs while wearing historic military uniforms during an unveiling ceremony for the Enlisted Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit May 4, 2015, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland’s U.S. Air Force Airman Heritage Museum & Enlisted Character Development Center. The unveiling ceremony honors the enlisted Tuskegee Airmen, a group of African-American military ground support Airmen who were part of the 332nd Fighter Group and the 477th Bombardment Group during World War II. The exhibit, a three-dimensional recreation of a World War II combat operations room displaying an enlisted aircraft line mechanic, enlisted administrator and a Tuskegee fighter pilot, depicts the hard work, sacrifice and determination the Tuskegee Airmen put forth as members of the Army Air Corps to help America win World War II. (U.S. Air Force photo by Johnny Saldivar/released)
2015 Fiesta in Blue Concert
The U.S. Air Force Band of the West Concert Band performs Fiesta classics during the annual Fiesta in Blue concert April 21 at Trinity University’s Laurie Auditorium in San Antonio, Texas. The Air Force’s Band of the West is headquartered at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland and the band has been a part of Fiesta San Antonio events for more than 20 years. The objective of the Air Force Bands program is to inspire patriotism and encourage young men and women to serve in the Air Force and other branches of the military. The Air Force Bands Program is a family of 10 active-duty Air Force bands and five Air National Guard bands. Each band operates within its own geographic area of responsibility representing America's Airmen to a global audience. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Stormy Archer/released)
Air Education And Training Command 75th Anniversary Extravaganza
The United States Air Force Band of the West performs during Air Education Training Command's 75th Anniversary Extravaganza, Jan. 23, 2017 at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. The event was held to mark the command’s 75-year history of training Airmen to fly, fight and win our nation’s wars. (U.S. Air Force photo by Joel Martinez/Released)
Spectrum Winds performs in Biloxi, MS
Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Robinson, Band of the West fllutist, and Master Sgt. Mark Craig, Band of the West clarinetist, speak to Gulf Coast residents and travelers at the Biloxi Visitor's Center Feb. 26, 2017 Biloxi, Miss. Members of the Spectrum Winds Quintet, an ensemble of the Band of the West, played a medley of concert and ceremonial marching music for the attendees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre' Askew)