“Having a chance to play the piano for people and have them enjoy it is a part of my religious testimony,” Lee, who currently serves as the lead pianist for Bagram’s Enduring Faith Chapel’s Protestant Service said.
Category: Music and Performers
Kellie Pickler performed for a Kandahar Airfield audience Dec. 25, 2013, at the Boardwalk on KAF, Afghanistan. Pickler was part of a holiday United Service Organizations Entertainment tour. Since 2007, she has participated in seven USO tours and 75 USO Entertainment events, according to the USO website.
A new album of twelve 19th-century campaign songs, “Abraham Lincoln and the Election of 1864,” explores the popular media that helped influence political history in the United States before the 24-hour cable news cycle, Twitter and presidential debates broadcast on YouTube, says American Pioneer Music Director of Research Stuart Schimler.
“Rendering vocal honors to our flag are not easy, especially given the skill required to sing the expansive melody found in the Star Spangled Banner. It requires control and power, range and a pure tone. I’m pleased with the selection that was made,” said Mythen.
Rear Adm. Rick Breckenridge, commander, Submarine Group 2 spoke prior to the start of the sing off about the significance of our nation’s anthem.