2015 Press Releases

The National Archives Presents USAF's Airmen of Note Jazz Ensemble in Concert on February 12
Press Release · Monday, February 2, 2015

Washington, DC

The National Archives, in partnership with the United States Air Force Band, presents "Jazz at the National Archives with the Airmen of Note" on Thursday, February 12, at 7 p.m. Preferred seating for military families will be offered for this concert.

Jazz at the National Archives with the Airmen of Note
The Airmen of Note is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force. Created in 1950 to continue the tradition of Major Glenn Miller's Army Air Corps dance band, the band consists of active duty Airmen musicians. Their commitment to musical excellence has earned the respect of the foremost jazz artists from around the globe.

The National Archives Museum is located on the National Mall on Constitution Avenue at 9th Street, NW. Metro accessible on Yellow or Green lines, Archives/Navy Memorial station. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., daily. Free admission. Additional information on exhibits and programs at the National Archives Museum can be found online.

Reservation Instructions: Reservations for McGowan Theater programs are not required but are recommended. Use the new online event registration system from the National Archives Foundation to reserve your seats:

  1. Register at: online [www.archivesfoundation.org/events/]
  2. Print your email confirmation and bring it with you.
  3. To reserve by phone, call 202-357-6814. Walk-ins without reservations will be admitted, depending on available seats.

Enter through the Special Events Entrance on Constitution Avenue. The doors to the building will open 45 minutes prior to the start of the program.

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