Wadsworth residents are in for a real treat Monday night. The U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors – America’s Big Band – will perform at the O.J. Work Auditorium at 7 p.m.
The Jazz Ambassadors – America’s Big Band – is the official touring big band of the United States Army. The 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received acclaim both at home and abroad performing America’s original art form: jazz.
Concerts by the Jazz Ambassadors are designed to entertain all types of audiences. 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.
For more information on Monday night’s Wadsworth performance, call 330-335-9301.