Comprised of two trumpets, horn, trombone, tuba, and percussion, Offutt Brass showcases the Air Force’s excellence and precision in every performance. Their diverse repertoire features classical selections, patriotic favorites, jazz and popular music, new compositions and distinctive arrangements.
The members of Offutt Brass bring to the United States Air Force many years of professional experience with symphony orchestras, chamber ensembles, touring shows, and today’s popular artists. These talented Airman musicians proudly represent the more than 660,000 Air Force professionals around the world who relentlessly protect and defend the many freedoms that we cherish.
In addition to community concerts, Offutt Brass provides patriotic music and fanfares for military ceremonies, important civic events, and conducts educational clinics throughout Nebraska and other areas of the Midwest.
Offutt Brass is a component ensemble of the full 15-member USAF Heartland of America Band, stationed at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. The band has a rich history of inspiring hearts and minds, building and sustaining American patriotism, and enhancing esprit de corps in the United States Air Force.
The USAF Heartland of America band honors our American military veterans for their selfless sacrifice at every performance, and shares the message of excellence, courage and commitment displayed every day by the brave members of the United States Air Force serving throughout the world.
Their mission also includes deployments where they often collaborate with U.S. Embassies to share American culture, build partnerships, advance international relationships, and use music to motivate and unify coalition service members who are defending the region.