The Salvation Army’s Arkansas-Oklahoma Division is pleased to present The Salvation Army’s United States Southern Territorial Bank this coming January.  The USA Southern Territorial Band represents fifteen states that form the geographically expansive USA Southern Territory with members traveling hundreds of miles for just three rehearsals and performances each year. A high caliber of musicianship and a strong motivation for an effective music ministry are hallmarks of these men and women. 

Details: 

The Salvation Army’s United States Southern Territorial Band 
Saturday, January 22, 2022
Southern Nazarene University Herrick Auditorium
6749 NW 39th Expressway
Bethany, OK  

Free and Open to the Public / Limited Seating 

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Beginning with the commencement of the USA Southern Territory in 1927, the USA Southern Territorial Band has been closely linked with the history of the Salvation Army in the South. The Territorial Band has traveled extensively throughout its history. The band has performed in programs at Royal Albert Hall, Wembley Arena, Westminster Central Hall, and a special performance at Buckingham Palace. The Band has toured England, Scotland, and Brazil. The band participated in the 2016 North American Brass Band Festival held in Long Beach, California and were featured at the Boscombe Easter Convention during their UK tour in 2018. 

The band contains many Salvation Army Divisional Music Directors and employees, as well as teachers, accountants, Salvation Army officers, and retirees.  Also included in the band’s ranks are several composers, with five being featured in the band’s current repertoire. 

Nick Simmons-Smith is the Bandmaster of the USA Southern Territorial Band. Nick is from Chelmsford, England. He serves as the Territorial Music Secretary for the USA Southern Territory and in that position, he is responsible for the Music and Creative Arts programming in the South. 

For more information, contact The Salvation Army Traci Jinkens, traci.jinkens@uss.salvationarmy.org or 405-246-1109.  Tickets can be found at www.eventbrite.com  

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