West Point, NY – The West Point Concert Band continues its Masterworks concert series with “Glass Bead Game” on March 16 at 2:00 p.m. at Eisenhower Hall Theatre in West Point, New York. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will move to March 17 at 2:00 p.m. As always, this concert is free and open to all. Please note, however, that starting in 2019 all West Point Band concerts at Eisenhower Hall will be ticketed through Eventbrite. Please reserve your free tickets in advance by visiting westpointband.eventbrite.com.
The West Point Band’s Masterworks series continues with this dynamic performance featuring powerhouse soloist Staff Sgt. Nicole Caluori in James Beckel’s Pulitzer Prize-nominated work The Glass Bead Game: Concerto for Horn and Orchestra. This program is a true wind band-lover’s delight, showcasing works by contemporary American composers including Courage for Winds by Adrienne Albert, Poetic Structures by Errol Weiss Schlabach, and With Each Sunset by Richard Saucedo. You won’t want to miss this incredible performance! Bring your friends and family to Eisenhower Hall Theatre for an afternoon of inspiring concert of patriotic music, performed by the Army’s oldest band.
Established in 1817, the West Point Band is the Army’s oldest musical organization and continues to provide world-class music to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets and to serve as ambassadors of the United States Military Academy and the Army to local, national, and international communities.