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One of the finest service-men's musical organizations in the country, the 45-piece Navy band of the U. S. Navy Pre-Flight School at Iowa City, will give it's first public concert in Cedar Rapids at the mass enlistment ceremonies of WAVES and SPARS at the Memorial Coliseum Friday, May 28, at 7:30 p. m., directed by Chief J. J. Courtney, bandmaster with
45-Piece Navy Band of The U. S. Navy Pre-Flight School at Iowa City
concert band, string ensemble, hymn music for chapel service, vocal chorus and a 14-piece dance orchestra that that has become the toast of Iowa City and the surrounding country.
Every man in the band has a college education and 17 colleges are represented in the organization. Six Big Ten schools—llowa, Illinois, Ohio State, (Michigan, Northwestern and
31 years service in the Navy, the Pre-Flight Band includes many former professional and outstanding amateur musicians.
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