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Airmen of Note tour: Chicago to Detroit

Airmen of Note, the U.S. Air Force Band’s premier jazz ensemble, performs at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., Sept. 2, 2016. The Airmen of Note performed for hundreds of local college students, retirees and jazz fans from the Chicago suburb. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Airmen of Note, the U.S. Air Force Band’s premier jazz ensemble, performs at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., Sept. 2, 2016. The Airmen of Note performed for hundreds of local college students, retirees and jazz fans from the Chicago suburb. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Master Sgt. Andrew Axelrad, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note alto saxophonist, performs at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., Sept. 2, 2016. Naperville, a suburb of Chicago, is only a few miles away from where Axelrad grew up and learned to play the saxophone. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Master Sgt. Andrew Axelrad, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note alto saxophonist, performs at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., Sept. 2, 2016. Naperville, a suburb of Chicago, is only a few miles away from where Axelrad grew up and learned to play the saxophone. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Master Sgt. Andrew Axelrad, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note alto saxophonist, stands on stage with friends and family at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., Sept. 2, 2016. Axelrad’s family and friends had the opportunity to watch him and the Airmen of Note perform. Due to his plans to retire in February after 24 years of service, this is the last performance he will play in the Chicago area with the Airmen of Note. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Master Sgt. Andrew Axelrad, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note alto saxophonist, stands on stage with friends and family at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., Sept. 2, 2016. Axelrad’s family and friends had the opportunity to watch him and the Airmen of Note perform. Due to his plans to retire in February after 24 years of service, this is the last performance he will play in the Chicago area with the Airmen of Note. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Audience members dance during a U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note concert in Victory Park Band Shell at Albion, Mich., Sept. 3, 2016. The Airmen of Note, U.S. Air Force Band’s premier jazz ensemble, toured from Naperville, Ill., to Detroit, Mich., during the Labor Day weekend. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Audience members dance during a U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note concert in Victory Park Band Shell at Albion, Mich., Sept. 3, 2016. The Airmen of Note, U.S. Air Force Band’s premier jazz ensemble, toured from Naperville, Ill., to Detroit, Mich., during the Labor Day weekend. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Tech. Sgt. Paige Wroble, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note vocalist, performs during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. This marked the third time since 2012 that the Airmen of Note have performed at the Detroit International Jazz Festival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Tech. Sgt. Paige Wroble, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note vocalist, performs during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. This marked the third time since 2012 that the Airmen of Note have performed at the Detroit International Jazz Festival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Tech. Sgt. David McDonald, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note drummer, performs during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. The Airmen of Note were one of 29 performances at the Detroit International Jazz Festival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Tech. Sgt. David McDonald, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note drummer, performs during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. The Airmen of Note were one of 29 performances at the Detroit International Jazz Festival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Roberta Gambarini, vocalist, performs with the U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. Gambarini had performed once before with the Airmen of Note in 2012, during the Jazz Heritage Series, in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Roberta Gambarini, vocalist, performs with the U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. Gambarini had performed once before with the Airmen of Note in 2012, during the Jazz Heritage Series, in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Tech. Sgt. Paige Wroble, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note vocalist, performs during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. The Detroit International Jazz Festival is the world’s largest free jazz festival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Tech. Sgt. Paige Wroble, U.S. Air Force Band’s Airmen of Note vocalist, performs during the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., Sept. 4, 2016. The Detroit International Jazz Festival is the world’s largest free jazz festival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Philip Bryant)

Airmen of Note, the U.S. Air Force Band’s premier jazz ensemble, performed at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall in Naperville, Ill., at Victory Park Band Shell in Albion, Mich., and at the Detroit International Jazz Festival in Detroit, Mich., from Sept. 2-4, 2016.
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