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The RAF in Concert 2017 - American Legends

Marking the 70th anniversary of the US Air Force, the Royal Air Force’s finest musicians perform a Stars & Stripes flavoured musical tribute to their fellow aviators.

Hear all the best big band numbers from the swing era, rock ‘n’ roll, Motown and classics from the Great American Songbook, with songs from music legends from the USA who have helped provided the soundtrack to our lives over the past seven decades.

The programme of music includes ‘Send in the Clowns’, ‘Hoe Down’, ‘Stars & Stripes March’ and ‘I Left My Heart in San Francisco’.

Performers

Central Band of the Royal Air Force
Wing Commander Piers Morrell Principal Conductor of Music

Repertoire

Programme includes: Send in the Clowns, Hoe Down, I Left My Heart in San Francisco and more

Dates & times

9 Oct 2017
Approximate run time: 150 mins

where

Royal Festival Hall

Pricing

£22 - £35
Booking fee: £1.75 (Members £0.00)
£22, £26, £30, £35

Concessions

50% off (limited availability)
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Ticketing
Bring a group: a 10% discount is applied to your basket when you book 10 or more tickets.

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