Military Jazz Bands Throughout Memorial Day Weekend on WRTI

May 19, 2015

Join us from Friday, May 22 to Monday, May 25 during jazz hours as we remember those who fought for our country by presenting jazz performed by United States military bands. Jeff Duperon kicks off the festivities on Friday, May 22nd at 6 pm with music from The West Point Jazz Knights, the U.S. Army Blues, and many other military bands, old and new. This music continues all weekend long, until the Hot 11 Countdown kicks off at 10:30 pm on Monday.  

You'll also hear special presentations from the Airmen of Note, featuring famous jazz acts such as Doc Severinsen, Roberta Gambarini, and Joe Locke.