first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week The band is responsible for the western touring region of California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon and Washington. It performs for music conventions and plays just about any variety of music. Its instrumentation includes woodwinds, brasses, percussion, electric piano, electric/string bass and vocalists. The band’s repertoire includes standard concert band/wind ensemble literature, orchestral transcriptions, military marches, jazz and pop arrangements, Broadway excerpts and, of course, patriotic songs. The varied programs offer something for everyone and are an excellent choice for family entertainment. College of the Canyons is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia. Parking will be available in Lot 2 after 6:30 p.m. and in lots 3 through 6. For information, call the Vital Express Center box office at (661) 362-5304 or visit www.vitalexpresscenter.com. The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Vital Express Center for the Performing Arts at College of the Canyons. Tickets will be passed out beginning at 6:45 p.m. at the theater on a first-come, first-served basis. No advance tickets will be available. The Concert Band, the largest performing unit within the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West, is comprised of 45 musicians. It is stationed at Travis Air Force Base but has reached millions of listeners and received critical acclaim as one of America’s premier musical organizations. Television and radio broadcasts of the band’s recordings have extended the visibility of the Band of the Golden West to national and international levels. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more