The Virginia Grand Military Band

  • Saturday, March 5, 2022
  • Saturday, May 28, 2022
  • Saturday, September 17, 2022
  • Saturday, November 5, 2022 

Preconcert talks begin at 7:00 pm

Concerts begin at 7:30 pm

The Virginia Grand Military Band is known for its rousing concerts, its charismatic conductor, and the excellence of its performances.  It is widely recognized as one of the finest bands of its kind.  Musicians of the Virginia Grand Military Band are a veritable "Who's Who" in the concert band world and bring to each performance an artistry and professionalism which have earned them accolades and praise throughout the world.   

"Loras John Schissel and his Virginia Grand Military Band have made the music of my great-grandfather the hallmark of their concerts, and no conductor or band plays this thrilling music like Schissel and company.  Come join this world-class band as it celebrates over twenty-seven years of great music.  As my great-grandfather used to say, 'I dare you to keep your feet still.'"    John Philip Sousa IV

Saturday, September 17 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

More dates through November 5, 2022

Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall & Arts Center
4915 E Campus Dr, Alexandria, VA 22311-5097

Event Type

Concerts & Performances

Target Audience

General Public


Arts & Culture




Contact Name

Jeff Arwood - Manager

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