The U.S. Air Force Band of the West brass ensemble "Brass in Blue" has several performances scheduled for our area in late August.
According to the group's website, The Band of the West is a musical organization with an outstanding record of achievement. The Airmen assigned to the band are highly-trained professional musicians who have dedicated themselves to serving their country through music.

The Band of the West has performed for presidents, heads of state, and dignitaries from around the world earning an outstanding reputation among America's military bands.

Here's their upcoming schedule for Shreveport-Bossier, and nearby cities:

24 Aug 2014 - 3:00PM
C.E. Byrd High School Auditorium
3201 Line Ave.
Shreveport, LA 71104

25 Aug 2014 - 3:00PM
Northwest Louisiana War Veterans Home
3130 Arthur Ray Teague Parkway
Bossier City,  LA 7112

26 Aug 2014 - 12:30PM
Northeast Louisiana War Veterans Home
6700 Hwy 165 North
Monroe, LA 71203

27 Aug 2014 - 7:30PM
Northwestern Sate University
175 Sam Sibley Dr.
Natchitoches, LA 71457

29 Aug 2014 - 7:00PM
Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center
1202 3rd St.
Alexandria, LA 71301