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March 3, 2016

Performing Arts Center Hosts Air Force Band of the Golden West March 14

The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons is proud to welcome back the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West Concert Band on Monday, March 14. 

Stationed in the San Francisco Bay area at Travis Air Force Base, the Band of the Golden West has collaborated with some of America’s leading band conductors, receiving enthusiastic critical acclaim as one of the premier musical organizations of its kind. 

The organization offers several outstanding performing groups: Concert Band, Ceremonial Marching Band, Commanders jazz ensemble, Mobility popular music ensemble, Travis Brass quintet, Golden West Winds woodwind quintet, Wild West Winds clarinet quartet, and The Blue Yonders folk-rock band.

Having performed with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the San Francisco Symphony, the Air Force Band of the Golden West is no stranger to the big stage. 

With the objective of strengthening relationships with a variety of publics to enhance the group’s reputation and foster a deeper appreciation of the band’s rich history and legacy, the Air Force Band of the Golden West performs more than 250 dates a year.

The band, comprised of about 60 talented Airmen-musicians under the command of Captain Dustin M. Doyle, uses the power of music to stir the hearts and minds of audiences worldwide. 

The Air Force Band of the Golden West performance is a free event, no tickets will be provided. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

The performance will take place at 7 p.m. Monday, March 14, on the PAC main stage.

For more information or to purchase tickets please contact the PAC Box Office at (661) 362-5304 or visit​.