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2:06 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

U.S. Marine Band Tours the Mountain State

Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig conducting the United States Marine Band in concert.
Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig conducting the United States Marine Band in concert.

The United States Marine Band will be starting its annual 30-day tour starting September 1st. They'll be making two stops in West Virginia:

Morgantown: Tuesday, Sept. 2nd 7:30 PM at the Clay Concert Theater at the Creative Arts Center

Charleston: Wednesday, Sept. 3rd 7:30 PM at the Municipal Auditorium.

They're also kicking off their tour near the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia in McHenry, MD on September 1st.

Tickets are FREE!! and are distributed by the local sponsor.

Tickets may be obtained by sending a self addressed and stamped envelope to...

St. Albans High School
C/O Tim White / Tickets
2100 Kanawha Terrace
St. Albans, WV 25177

or:

Tickets will be available at
Charleston Civic Center Box Office & Taylor Books
For more information visit marchingdragons.com or marineband.marines.mil.  

Classical Host Matt Jackfert was able to talk with Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig, conductor of the US Marine Band, to get the details of this tour and to talk about some of the conductor's greatest experiences with the band.