Red Bull Band to perform free at Palace Saturday, Aug. 4
The 34th Infantry Division "Red Bull" Band will perform live on stage at the historic Palace Theatre in Luverne on Saturday, Aug. 4, at 6:30 p.m.
The concert is free and open to the public, sponsored by the Herreid Military Museum.
The band’s mission is to provide music throughout the spectrum of military operations to instill in our forces the will to fight and win, foster the support of our citizens, and promote our national interests at home and abroad.
Officially organized April 30, 1900, the 34th Infantry Division Band has served state and nation for over 114 years, seeing service in World War I, World War II and the Global War on Terrorism.
Whether performing for the public, supporting military ceremonies, or entertaining U.S. service members and our allies, the soldier-musicians of the Red Bull Band are honored to serve in one of the U.S. Army's most respected divisions.
The Red Bull Band has been a featured group at the Minnesota Music Educators Conference, the Minnesota Band Director's Association Summer Workshop, as well as the International Tuba Euphonium Conference where the band accompanied six internationally renowned soloists.
Other events include Minnesota State Fair, Minneapolis Aquatennial, St. Paul Winter Carnival, Anoka Halloween Parade, and Vikings, Twins, Wild, University of Minnesota Gopher and Timberwolves sporting events.
The band is headquartered in Rosemount and operates under the direction of Chief Warrant Officer 1 James “Tuba” Baxter.