The United States Air Force Band is the Air Force's premier musical organization. Consisting of eight unique performing ensembles - The Air Force Strings, Airmen of Note, Ceremonial Brass, Concert Band, Max Impact, High Flight, Silver Wings and Singing Sergeants - The Air Force Band performs a broad variety of musical genres from classical and jazz, to country and rock. Flexibility is key to The Air Force Band's success at it strives to provide premier entertainment that satisfies the musical tastes of an increasingly diverse global audience. American trombonist, composer and arranger Slide Hampton made his mark as a player and writer with trumpeter Maynard Ferguson's explosive orchestra in the late 1950s.
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