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Music in the High Schools

On Tuesday, March 6, 2017,  ‘The President’s Own” United States Marine Band visited Charles H. Flowers High School to play jazz selections. They performed in the band room during third period.

The United States Marine Band is the country’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization.  Its main purpose is to provide music to the President of the United States. The band is firmly dedicated to preserving the musical traditions established in history.

For the past 220 years, the Marine Band has helped shaped the nation’s identity and unique artistic culture.