US Army Field Band Members Visit Skinner’s Jazz Band!

The Skinner Jazz Band had the privilege of hosting members of the United States Army Field Band, the Jazz Ambassadors, today during our 7th period class. They performed and conducted clinics with our jazz students as musicians in residence as part of an outreach program through the University of Denver. THANK YOU for your service and for spending time at Skinner today!

The Jazz Ambassadors is the United States Army’s premier big band. This 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received great acclaim both at home and abroad performing America’s original art form, jazz. Known as America’s Big Band, the Jazz Ambassadors are the premier touring jazz orchestra of the United States Army. Formed in 1969, this 19-piece ensemble has received critical acclaim throughout the United States and abroad performing America’s original art form, jazz.
More info can be found here:…/ensembles/jazz-ambassadors

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