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  • AF bands inspire, captivate worldwide audience

    Stevie Wonder once said, “Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand,” in a song he produced in 1977, called “Sir Duke.” In countries across the globe, the Air Force has used the language of music to boost morale among military members, foster worldwide trust and gain public support through mass appeal. This month marks the 75th anniversary of the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band.
  • Langley Airmen share 'Full Spectrum' experience across nations

    A group of U.S. Airmen recently returned from performing a mission to educate, enrich and inspire the lives of not only fellow Service members, but also millions of international community members in Southwest Asia and the Middle East.But instead of carrying weapons, these Airmen carried instruments.The group was part of the U.S. Air Force Heritage
  • USAF 'Rhythm in Blue' welcomes Harry Connick Jr., band

    The U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band 'Rhythm in Blue' jazz ensemble hosted Harry Connick Jr. and his band at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, Feb. 23, 2015.Connick Jr., a current judge on the television show American Idol, said he visited with the Airmen musicians to extend his appreciation and show support for the military."In particular,
  • Two bands, one sound: AF, William and Mary bands join forces

    Members of the U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band partnered with the College of William and Mary Wind Ensemble to perform a special "Side by Side" concert at Warhill High School in Williamsburg, Nov. 14.More than 400 people gathered to watch more than 90 band members from the two bands as they played a variety of pieces, including works by
  • USAF Heritage of America Band honors America's Cherished Document

    Experience "To Support and Defend," a memorable tribute to our nation's cherished founding document, the U.S. Constitution.  Through powerful, moving music and spoken word, the framework of our nation's government will be celebrated and honored on the anniversary of its adoption."To Support and Defend" is presented by the USAF Heritage of America
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