USAFE Five Star Brass

The Five Star Brass is the Brass Quintet of The United States Air Forces in Europe Band. With the traditional instrumentation of two trumpets, French horn, trombone and tuba plus percussion, the ensemble is known for their versatility and outstanding musicianship. 

A component group of the USAFE Band, their performance repertoire spans five centuries, from the glorious antiphonal sounds the Renaissance to the rich diversity of American musical styles. Whether a military march, jazz standard, or an original arrangement of patriotic favorites each Five Star Brass program is thoughtfully planned for a blend of inspiration and entertainment. Their repertoire has universal appeal and includes special programming for younger audiences. This ensemble not only performs in concert halls and civic events but also adds a distinctive presence to official military ceremonies and events of state.

These six gifted players proudly represent the United States and the skill and professionalism of its Air Force as musical ambassadors before military and civilian audiences throughout Europe.