Heritage Brass, a traditional Brass Quintet with percussion, is the longest tenured small ensemble within the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band. This exceptional group tours the Mid-Atlantic and New England region from South Carolina to Maine, always leaving audiences delighted with their world-class musicianship and entertaining showmanship. From classical to jazz and popular music, from Bach to the Beatles, the group brings its brilliant brass sound to all music genres, providing a variety of music that’s both educational and exciting. Featuring gifted Airman-musicians educated at several top music schools, Heritage Brass impresses and inspires.
Heritage Brass regularly performs in a variety of venues including concert halls, theaters, schools, museums, and hospitals. They also perform the National Anthem and other patriotic music at major sporting events, including Major League Baseball and NASCAR. Additionally, the ensemble often provides educational outreach by presenting clinics at the elementary, secondary and collegiate levels. Heritage Brass offers a musical experience that can be enjoyed by all audiences.
As Airman-musicians, Heritage Brass is a crucial part of countless military ceremonies, providing patriotic music and fanfares that maintain the heritage of the United States and it’s armed services. These musical ambassadors proudly represent the skill and professionalism of the United States Air Force.