The US Army Field Band
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Joplin Memorial Hall
The Jazz Ambassadors is the United States Army’s premier big band. This 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received acclaim both at home and abroad while performing America’s original art form –jazz.Concerts by the Jazz Ambassadors are designed to entertain every audience. Custom compositions and arrangements highlight the group’s creative talent and gifted soloists. Their diverse repertoire includes big band swing, bebop, Latin, contemporary jazz, standards, popular tunes, Dixieland, vocals, and patriotic selections.The band has appeared in all fifty states, Canada, Mexico, Japan, India, and throughout Europe. The band has also been featured in unique joint concerts with major orchestras, including the Detroit and Baltimore symphonies.
Free and open to the public
Discounts: C2C offers a 10% discount for students, seniors, and active military/veterans on single ticket sales. Groups of 10 or more paying via a single transaction receive a 20% discount. Groups must call the box office (417) 501-5550 to process the sale. Discounts may not be combined.