The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West’s Travis Brass Quintet will present a free concert of standard brass quintet literature in Eagle Point at the Ashpole Center at the City Hall. The concert will be 7 p.m. Saturday Nov. 10.
The concert will focus on a variety of styles, from traditional brass quintet repertoire, popular music, marches and patriotic music. The quintet is led by Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge, MSgt Brian Wood.
The Travis Brass Quintet is part of The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West, and is stationed at Travis Air Force Base, California. As the only remaining active duty Air Force band west of the Rockies, its geographic area of responsibility includes Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Idaho and California. The Band of the Golden West has performed for gubernatorial inaugurations, with guest artists such as Toni Tennille, Marvin Stamm, and Bob Hope, and for the fans of the Oakland A’s, San Francisco Giants, Oakland Raiders, and the San Francisco 49ers. The band has been seen and heard by thousands in performances throughout its touring region.