The Deer Park School District will host the United States Army Field Band on Wednesday, September 23rd at 7:00 p.m. in the high school auditorium. The public is invited to experience the music of this multifaceted performing group, which consists of a 65-member instrumental ensemble and a 29-member mixed choral ensemble. 

The United States Army Field Band is the premier touring musical representative of the United States Army and is highly active in the educational community. Its members, selected through a highly competitive audition, represent some of the most talented musicians in America. As the military's most traveled performing group for more than six decades, the Army Field Band has earned the title, "The Musical Ambassadors of the Army."

Deer Park Director of Fine and Performing Arts Dr. Jeff Dailey anticipates the positive musical experience for students and community members alike. "The Deer Park Music Department is proud that the US Army Field Band and Chorus decided to make Deer Park a stop on their east coast tour. The music students of Deer Park will have the unique chance to interact with and residents will be able to view and listen to some of this nation's finest instrumentalists and singers."

The following Deer Park High School student musicians will perform with the US Army Field Band during their concert:

Flute players: Christina Marmo and Bridget Roy
Clarinet players: Nicole Zeblisky and Jazmine Quirindongo
Alto Sax players: Daniel Nunez and Nicholas Scotto
Trumpeters: Tyler Amend and Adam Grunseich

Tickets are free, but must be reserved in advance by calling 631-274-4112. Deer Park High School is located at 1 Falcon Place, Deer Park, NY.