A special concert series will be making its way into Dodge City as the 35th Infantry Division Band recently announced its summer concert series schedule.

The official band of the Kansas National Guard, the 35th Infantry Division Band will play at the Dodge City Public Library at noon and Wright Park at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10.

These concerts will be free to the public to attend

Leading up to the Dodge City shows, the 35th Infantry Division Band will present the National Anthem on July 4 at the Kansas City-T-Bones game and July 6 at the Kansas City Royals game.

The band plays to an average of 400-500 attendees according to a press release.

The band plays an array of music that range from: Concert Band – Military, Contemporary, Popular; Bullseye Brass (Brass Quintet) – Chamber, Contemporary, Popular; Heartland Brass (Brass Quintet) – Chamber, Contemporary, Popular; Prairie Winds (Woodwind Quintet) – Chamber, Contemporary, Popular; Sounds of Freedom (Small Brass Ensemble) – Chamber, Contemporary, Popular; Hard to Handle (Rock Band) – Top 40 Hits and Night Breeze (Jazz Combo) – Jazz Standards.

The band that will play at DCPL will be the Prairie Winds with the Wright Park show being the concert band.

Each concert will last last approximately one hour and 15 minutes.

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