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The 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band, based in Cherry Point, N.C., will perform during the Martin Luther King Day Grand Parade on Jan. 19 in Houston.

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Marine Band to perform at Martin Luther King Day Grand Parade

16 Jan 2009 | Community Relations Staff

The 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band, based in Cherry Point, N.C., will perform during the Martin Luther King Day Grand Parade on Jan. 19 in Houston.

The band will also be the featured performance at the Battle of the Bands Competition on Jan. 17, at Del Mar Stadium. The performance begins at 6 p.m.

The band consists of 50 active duty Marine musicians who perform more than 150 commitments and travel in excess of 30,000 miles each year.


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