In a little over two weeks a military brass ensemble will take the stage at the Hayden Liberty Center Association for the Arts, bringing a wide variety of musical inspiration and entertainment.
Airlifter Brass, an ensemble of the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America, will present a performance Thursday, May 23. Comprised of two trumpets, a French horn, trombone, tuba and percussion, the band will play tunes from jazz to military marches to patriot favorites.
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brenna Hyatt, the non-commissioned officer in charge of the band, said by phone Tuesday from Scott Air Force Base that the ensemble is composed of herself (trumpet), Sr. Master Sgt. Select Steve Helsand (percussion), Master Sgt. Matt Kuebler (tuba),