National Memorial Day Concert

The Soldiers' Chorus 

The Soldiers' Chorus of The United States Army Field BandThe Soldiers' Chorus of The United States Army Field Band The Soldiers’ Chorus, founded in 1957, is the vocal complement of the United States Army Field Band of Washington, D.C. The 29-member mixed choral ensemble travels throughout the nation and abroad, performing as a separate component from, and in joint concerts with, the Concert Band of the Musical Ambassadors of the Army. The chorus has performed in all 50 states, Canada, Mexico, India, the Far East and throughout Europe, entertaining audiences of all ages. The musical backgrounds of the Soldiers’ Chorus personnel, ranging from opera and musical theatre to music education and vocal coaching, provide unique programming flexibility. In addition to selections from a vast choral repertoire, the Soldiers’ Chorus performances often include the music of Broadway, opera, barbershop quartet and Americana. This versatility has earned the Soldiers’ Chorus an international reputation for musical excellence and patriotic inspiration. Recent appearances with the Boston Pops, the Cincinnati Pops, and the Detroit, Dallas and National symphony orchestras have been met with critical acclaim. Other notable performances include four world fairs, American Choral Directors Association conferences, music educator conventions, Kennedy Center Honors programs, the 750th Anniversary of Berlin and the rededication of the Statue of Liberty.