TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - The College of Southern Idaho will host the second of two renowned military music ensembles Thursday night. The performance is free and open to everyone, but tickets were required to be obtained in advance. Tickets for this event have been sold out.
The U.S. Navy Band’s Country Current will perform a free show at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25 in the Fine Arts Auditorium. Country Current is the Navy’s premiere country-bluegrass ensemble, made up of seven musicians with diverse backgrounds. The group has toured extensively and is co-sponsored by Feathered Winds Wine, Richard and Carolee Dykes, and Dr. and Mrs. Lloyd Blake. Admission is free, but advance tickets are required. Tickets can be obtained from the CSI Box Office in the Fine Arts building between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Country Current Tickets, Fine Arts Building, College of Southern Idaho, P.O. Box 1238, Twin Falls, Idaho 83303-1238. For more information, please contact Camille Barigar at 732-6288.
The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West performed in Twin Falls on Saturday, Aug. 20 at the CSI Fine Arts Auditorium. This band of nearly 50 musicians is the largest performing ensemble of the Air Force and has performed shows worldwide. Its mission is to tell the Air Force story, honor military heritage, enhance morale, and recruit service in the U.S. Air Force.