Texas National Guard Band to perform patriotic concert

Texas National Guard Band to perform patriotic concert

Wed Jun 24, 2015

The Texas National Guard 36th Infantry Division Band will perform a patriotic-themed concert at 7:30 p.m. on July 1 at The Clarion at Brazosport College.

Under the command of Warrant Officer Jeffrey Lightsey, the band is composed of more than 60 soldiers serving in the Texas Army National Guard. The "Lone Star Band" is the premier musical organization of the Texas Army National Guard and a recipient of the Col. George S. Howard Citation of Musical Excellence, a prestigious international award recognizing military concert bands.

The 36th Infantry Division Band can be seen throughout the state and surrounding areas participating in military functions and ceremonies, patriotic holidays, parades and professional sporting events.

Admission to the concert is free, but tickets are required. Advanced tickets are available at The Source Weekly, B&H Music, Angleton Chamber of Commerce, The Facts, Brazosport College Bookstore and The Clarion Box Office.

For more information, call the Clarion Box Office at (979) 230-3156 or visitwww.brazosport.edu/clarion.