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Perry Fine Arts Series - USAF Freedom Winds

  • Perry Performing Arts Center
  • Address: 1200 18th Street, Perry, IA 50220
  • February 11, 2018
  • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Perry Fine Arts Series - USAF Freedom Winds
February 11, 2018 - 2:00 p.m.

The Perry Fine Arts Series will be presenting the USAF Freedom Winds in concert on February 11, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Perry Performing Arts Center,

The United States Air Force Band of Mid-America is proud to present the Freedom Winds woodwind quintet. Composed of six virtuoso Airman Musicians, the group adds percussion to the traditional woodwind quintet instrumentation to enhance standard literature and increase their musical capabilities.

Members of the group have diverse musical interests, which leads to programs with something for everyone. In addition to showcasing traditional woodwind quintet pieces, performances by Freedom Winds take audiences on a tour of some of the most beautiful and exciting music from various cultures around the world. Their diverse repertoire also includes jazz and ragtime classics along with popular themes from Broadway’s hit shows and Hollywood’s greatest films.

In addition to performing community outreach concerts, the Freedom Winds are called on to provide music for military retirements, changes of command, holiday caroling for military and civilian employees and other official military functions. The group also reaches out to America’s young music students during concerts, clinics and masterclasses. This allows students a unique opportunity to see a professional music group up close and talk to members about music and the United States Air Force.

The Air Force Band of Mid-America’s Freedom Winds delivers a versatile, unique musical product in any performing environment. This talented ensemble reflects the values and excellence found every day throughout the United States Air Force.

Perry Fine Arts concerts are free, donations accepted, and open to all.

The Perry Performing Arts Center is handicapped accessible.

Perry Fine Arts Series - USAF Freedom Winds