The Royal Air Force in Concert tour returns this autumn with a ‘Stars and Stripes’ themed music spectacular to mark the 70th anniversary of the United States Air Force.
Listen to our music sampler for a taste of what to expect!
The RAF in Concert Tour will see RAF bands visit 12 locations around the UK, starting in High Wycombe on 7th October and ending in Norwich on 3rd December.
Over the course of the past 70 years, music legends from the United States have all influenced and shaped the soundtrack to our lives with sounds from the Swing Era, Rock & Roll, Country and Motown. The RAF in Concert Tour will pay tribute to these iconic legends with numbers that are set to impress.
The band will take audiences back in time through the past seven decades - from Sinatra to Streisand, Basie to Bernstein, the programme of music includes Send in the Clowns, Hoe Down, Stars & Stripes March and I Left My Heart in San Francisco.
Tour organiser, Tina Outlaw said:
“We’ve brought together a fantastic programme of music to really celebrate the great American legends and the influence their music has had on all our lives over the past 70 years. From Sinatra to Elvis and Dolly Parton, the audiences are set for a fantastic evening”.
Sponsored by BAE Systems and Lockheed Martin, the concert tour will visit:
7th October; Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe
9th October: Royal Festival Hall, London
16th October: Colston Hall, Bristol
18th October: The Anvil, Basingstoke
20th October: Royal Hall, Harrogate
29th October: Lighthouse, Poole
18th November: Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
22nd November: Symphony Hall, Birmingham
26th November: Sage Gateshead, Gateshead
29th November: Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
1st December: Cliffs Pavillion, Southend
3rd December: Theatre Royal, Norwich
Tickets start from £19 (for London £22) and are available to purchase now from the venues. For more information please go to: rafinconcert.com.