Airman First Class Ally Albrecht is a trumpet player with the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West, Travis AFB, CA.
Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, her Air Force career began in 2017.
Airman First Class Ally Albrecht is a 2014 graduate of the University of North Texas, Denton, TX, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Jazz Studies. In 2017, she received a Masters of Music in Jazz Arts from the Manhattan School of Music, New York, NY. Her teachers include Tony Kadleck, Scott Wendholt, and Jay Saunders. A1C Albrecht played jazz trumpet in the Grammy nominated One O’Clock Lab Band at the University of North Texas, and while in New York, also performed with the DIVA Jazz Orchestra, Bobby Sanabria’s Multiverse Big Band, the Ed Palermo Big Band, and her own quintet, which recently released their first album. A1C Albrecht was the second place winner in the Jazz Division of the 2017 National Trumpet Competition.
YEAR – DEGREE/TRAINING
2017 – M.M. in Jazz Arts – Trumpet, Manhattan School of Music
2014 – B.M. in Jazz Studies – Trumpet, University of North Texas
AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
National Defense Service Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
November 2017 - Present. USAF Band of the Golden West, Travis AFB, CA
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
October 2017 - Airman 1st Class