Summer Concert Series: “The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band
August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Join us on August 31, 7 PM, as the “The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band performs at the National Museum of the Marine Corps!
The Marine Band performs a varied repertoire including new works for wind ensembles, traditional concert band literature, challenging orchestral transcriptions, and the patriotic marches that made it famous. The band frequently features its members in solo performances that highlight their virtuosity and artistry. The U.S. Marine Band is the only musical unit that bears the title “The President’s Own” and whose mission is to provide music for the President of the United States and the Commandant of the Marine Corps.
Weather permitting, the free Summer Concerts are held outdoors on the National Museum of the Marine Corps entry plaza. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or picnic blankets. Please enjoy extended hours before the concert begins. The Museum and Store will be open until 7:00 PM. Tun Tavern will be open until 6:00 PM.
*No alcoholic beverages will be permitted on the Museum grounds.