The United States Army Field Band
The Jazz Ambassadors is the United States Army’s premier big band. This 19–member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received great acclaim both at home and abroad performing America’s original art form, jazz. Known as America’s Big Band, the Jazz Ambassadors are the touring jazz orchestra of the United States Army.
"The Greatest Generation" is a tribute to the men and women of World War II. Audiences will enjoy many of the classic Big Band Era songs while the story of the war is told through pictures and videos. "The Greatest Generation" focuses on the American sentiment, American resolve and American unity that defined this generation with narration that features letters written to and from servicemen and women during the war, as well as famous quotes from the likes of Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Mainstage performances brought to you by Columbia Theatre.
Tickets can be purchased over the phone or in-person at our Box Office. Outside of normal hours, tickets are available 1 hour prior to performances.
Tickets are also available at the Daily Star and at Speedway Printing.
For special needs seating, contact the box office directly at (985) 543-4371.
Tickets can be purchased over the phone or in-person at our Box Office. Outside of normal hours, tickets are available 1 hour prior to performances. All sales final, no refunds or exchanges.
For special needs seating, contact the box office directly at
Please note there is a $3 convenience fee for all phone orders.
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