77th Army Band prepare for Christmas concert

77th Army Band prepare for Christmas concert

FORT SILL, Okla._The 77th Army Band is preparing for its annual Christmas concert and we got a sneak peek at the rehearsal on post.

The concert is set for Thursday, December 10, at McMahon Auditorium. This year's theme is "Tis the season."

The concert will feature traditional holiday songs along with some new-age favorites. There will also be special performances by former band member Jasmine Gonzales and a Scottish highland dancer.

"(It) will feature a lot of different holiday tunes. There will be something for everyone. From child to adult, something for everyone," said Warrant Officer Jackel Smalls.

The band is comprised solely of professional musicians who are currently enlisted in the Army. The concert is free and open to the public. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the performance starts at 7:00 p.m.