Glen Echo Summer Concert Features U.S. Air Force Strings (PHOTOS)
Enjoy an evening of great music by the U.S. Air Force Strings Thursday, August 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Glen Echo Park’s Bumper Car Pavilion.
The U.S. Air Force Strings consists of 20 active duty Airman musicians performing a wide range of musical styles, from classical symphonic selections and Broadway show tunes to classic rock, bluegrass, and patriotic compositions. The ensemble often entertains audiences at high-level military and government events in a formation known as the Strolling Strings. Providing a multi-dimensional experience, the instrumentalists surround the audience performing from memory without the aid of a conductor.
Bring a picnic or visit the Glen Echo Café while you enjoy the music. Dancers are welcome.
The Bumper Car Pavilion is completely covered; concerts will be held rain or shine.The Glen Echo Café will be open or bring a picnic dinner. The Dentzel carousel will be open from 7 – 9 p.m. for $1.25/ride.
MyMCMedia’s Michael Walsh captured the photos below from previous concerts this summer: