U.S. Army Field Band Coming To Pittsburgh, With Local Touch

Nick Horwat
February 24, 2020 - 9:41 pm
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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) The U.S. Army Field Band is coming to Pittsburgh in early March.

The Band will be coming to the Pittsburgh area for a pair of performances at the Southwestern VA Center on March 5, and at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall on March 6.

The U.S. Army Field Band presents “America the Beautiful,” is the moniker of their performances, celebrating all there is to love in America, including the landscapes and the heart of the American spirit.

The group also features Bethal Park native, Sargent First Class Kevin Walko, he graduated from Bethel Park High School and Duquesne University.

Walko is the bass clarinetist of the band and will also have a performance at his alma mater, Bethel Park High School.

Along with playing in the band, Walko teaches the clarinet and has taught hundreds of students across the country.

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