Glenn Miller Orchestra
The world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra is returning to the National Naval Aviation Museum after two years of canceled performances. The orchestra will perform on Jan. 25, 2022, at 7 p.m. Concertgoers are invited to attend a pre-show cocktail hour starting at 5:30 p.m.
Ticket holders must present tickets for entry onto Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola. When arriving at the gates of NAS Pensacola, they must provide a printed e-ticket or confirmation email opened and ready for the NAS Pensacola Security Officer, in addition to a valid drivers license or Department of Defense (DoD) ID card.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra is one of the most sought-after big bands in the world. The 19-member orchestra plays many of the original arrangements of legendary Glenn Miller such as Tuxedo Junction, In the Mood and Moonlight Serenade, as well as modern big-band style selections. The entire repertoire exceeds 1,700 compositions allowing the orchestra to remain popular with music enthusiasts both young and old. The current Glenn Miller Orchestra has been touring consistently since its founding in 1956, playing an average of 300 live dates each year, all around the world.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra has been led by music director and vocalist Nick Hilscher since January 2012. Hilscher, who began his professional career in the 1990s as a teenager, has been featured on several albums with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, including On The Air and Steppin Out.