Air Force band performing free concert at ENMU

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The U.S. Air Force Academy Band out of Colorado Springs, Colo., will be performing in a free public concert 7 p.m. tonight in the Buchanan Hall of the Music Building at Eastern New Mexico University.

Tickets are not required to attend the free concert. The doors open at 6:15 p.m., ticket holders must be seated 15 minutes prior to the concert and doors open to the general public at 6:45 p.m.

According to its webiste, the band has a rigorous performance schedule in support of cadet and Air Force troop morale, community outreach and recruiting. The band has used the power of music over the past 50 years to inspire Air Force personnel and the nation they serve.

The band’s performances include world and patriotic music and a special tribute to the Navajo code talkers, according to an ENMU news release.