Air Force group will play free show

The United States Air Force Heritage Brass of the USAF Heritage of America Band will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Monday at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona.

Heritage Brass features the diverse talents of five professional Airmen-musicians whose commitment to excellence has earned worldwide acclaim and military distinction. From Bach to the Beatles and patriotic favorites, the group offers a musical experience enjoyed by all audiences.

For more information about the band, visit the band’s website

Activated in 1941, The United States Air Force Heritage of America Band has a rich history of inspiring public patriotism and enhancing esprit de corps among all the US military service branches.

These musicians are stationed at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Va.

They travel throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, presenting more than 300 events annually for the general public and in support of Airman morale and protocol events.