• The Commanders Jazz Ensemble Inspires Patriotism in Nevada and Arizona

    TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - When Glenn Miller left behind civilian fame and fortune to join the American war effort in 1942, he began a legacy of modernized military music that continues to this day. Miller’s efforts in the Army Air Corps were critical to the entertainment and morale of Allied troops, as well as being instrumental in the
  • Band of the Golden West performs at Levi's Stadium

    The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West from Travis Air Force Base, California, perform during halftime of the San Francisco Forty-Niners and New York Giants Monday Night Football game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, Nov. 12, 2018. The band performed in honor of Veterans Day and to support the National Football League’s Salute to Service Campaign.
  • Airmen collaborate through music and culture

    The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West Concert Band recently returned from their summer tour across various parts of Southern California to include Bakersfield and Santa Clarita.
  • Band of the Golden West visits southern New Mexico

    The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West’s ensemble Mobility, from Travis Air Force Base, Calif., performed at Plaza de Las Cruces on May 10. The group plays upwards of 60 concerts each year to over 600,000 people across the western United States--one of them being right here in southern New Mexico. Approximately 70 miles from Holloman, Mobility
  • U.S. and Canada come together for the International Military Band Concert

    Bands from US Army, US Navy, US Marine Corps and US Air Force team up with the 15th Field Artillery Regiment Band of the Royal Canadian Army, and the Naden Band of the Royal Canadian Navy for the 2018 International Military Band Concert.
  • Musicians helps to heal community after devastating fires

    Musicians from the rock music group “Mobility” of The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West, Travis Air Force Base, Calif., perform with the Napa Valley Youth Symphony at the Veteran’s Home in Yountville, Calif., March 4, 2018. The band and symphony are performing together after the original concert, scheduled in October 2017, was canceled due to devastating wildfires in Napa and Sonoma counties.
  • AMC Airmen Dazzled Audience at International Symposium

     The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West Saxophone Quintet performed at the 2018 International Saxophone Symposium in Fairfax, Virginia on   January 13. The performance took place at the George Mason University Center for the Arts and coincided with various other performances,   masterclasses, and lectures designed for musicians of all ages. The
  • Serving with honor and pride

    In honor of veterans and their families, the city of Palo Alto conducted their third annual Veterans Day recognition ceremony in Palo Alto’s City Hall council chambers, on the evening of Nov. 6, 2017.
  • Clarinet Quartet tours Southern California

    The Clarinet Quartet, an ensemble including four clarinets and percussion, from the U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West at Travis Air Force Base, California, performed a new musical composition during their Southern California tour from Sept. 9 to 14, which included stops at the Brand Library and Arts Center in Glendale, the Chula Vista Veterans Home, three southern California schools, as well as the U.S.S. Midway Museum to celebrate the 72nd birthday of the ship.
  • Travis brass quintet demonstrates music’s power

    Travis Brass tells the Air Force story through unparalleled musicianship.