***UPDATE: February 6, 2019: Due to the potential for inclement weather and in the interest of safety for all involved, the USAF Band of Mid-America concert, scheduled for February 7, has been cancelled. Thank you for your understanding. ***

ATTENTION LEE’S SUMMIT CONCERT GOERS: We regret to inform you that due to inclement weather, the United States Air Force Band of Mid-America’s Concert Band concert in Lee’s Summit has been cancelled.

Thank you all so much for your support! We hope to see you the next time that we are in your area. From USAF Band of Mid-America.

The Lee’s Summit North Bands will be hosting a free concert by the United States Air Force Band of Mid-America on Thursday, Feb., 7 at 7:00 p.m. at Lee’s Summit North High School located at 901 NE Douglas Street in Lee’s Summit.

The event is free, but you need tickets. Please use this link for tickets. https://usaf7feb.eventbrite.com/

The United States Air Force Band of Mid-America is the principal musical ambassador of Headquarters Air Mobility Command. These talented Air Force musicians have had the distinction of performing for Pope John Paul II, Presidents George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Jimmy Carter, the Queen of the Netherlands, and hundreds of other US and foreign leaders.

The band performs free civic outreach and recruiting concerts for audiences throughout the Midwest, playing more than 400 engagements each year. In its broader travels, the band has performed in New York City, Philadelphia, Seattle, the Gulf Coast, Germany, the Netherlands, Costa Rica, Barbados, Grenada, Guatemala, Venezuela, Bolivia, and the Azores. Whether recording or performing for live, radio, and television audiences, band members reflect Air Force excellence to millions of people each year.

Scott Kuhlman is the Director of Bands for Lee’s Summit North High School and Elementary Band Teacher for Hazel Grove and Mason Elementary Schools.