US Army Jazz Ambassadors
The Jazz Ambassadors is the United States Army’s premier big band. This 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received great acclaim both at home and abroad performing America’s original art form, jazz.
Known as America’s Big Band, the Jazz Ambassadors are the premier touring jazz orchestra of the United States Army. Formed in 1969, this 19-piece ensemble has received critical acclaim throughout the United States and abroad performing America’s original art form, jazz. Performances by the Jazz Ambassadors offer some of the most versatile programming of any big band. Concerts include classic big band standards, instrumental and vocal solo features, patriotic favorites, contemporary jazz works, and original arrangements and compositions by past and present members of the Jazz Ambassadors. Many of these original works are available for free download through Perspectives, a jazz education initiative by the Jazz Ambassadors.
This is a free event. There is a strict limit of 4 tickets per person for this event. To obtain tickets, call the box office at 336-887-3001 during regular business hours (M-F, 12-5pm) or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to High Point Theatre Box Office, 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point, NC 27260. Orders without a return envelope will be held for pickup at the Will Call window.