Navy jazz band sets sail for Boone
The Commodores Jazz Ensemble, a part of the United States Navy Band program, will present a free concert on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the Watauga High School auditorium.
This concert, part of the ensemble’s 2012 National Tour, is co-sponsored by the Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University and the Watauga High School Band.
The Navy Band Commodores feature 19 top jazz and “big band” musicians, offering a mixture of styles ranging from authentic sounds of the swing era to contemporary high energy music.
The concert is free, but tickets are required. Free general admission tickets are available by mailing a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
c/o Hayes School of Music
813 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608
Tickets may also be picked up, beginning Monday, Oct. 8, at the main office in the Hayes School of Music located in Broyhill Music Center at 813 Rivers St., on the Appalachian campus.
A limited number of seats are available, and a “sold-out” concert is anticipated. Any unclaimed seats will be available to non-ticket holders just prior to concert time.
For more information, call (828) 262-3020.