U.S. Navy Band to perform at Willamette University Feb. 15

by University Communications,

*Please note that all tickets have been distributed. Any unclaimed seats will be released shortly before the performance begins.*

Under the baton of Capt. Brian O. Walden, the United States Navy Band will present a free public performance Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Willamette University’s Smith Auditorium.

As the U.S. Navy’s original, premier wind ensemble, the band has performed a wide array of marches, patriotic selections, orchestral transcriptions and modern wind ensemble repertoire at public concerts and high-profile events for more than 85 years – including 21 presidential inaugurations.

With a limit of six tickets per person, free tickets are available by contacting the Willamette University Music Department at 503-370-6255 or visiting the office, which is open weekdays from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tickets will also be available at the box office Feb. 15, beginning at 6:30 p.m.*