Air Force Band Compares Musical Notes with Ballarat Branch
Members of the Ballarat Branch were entertained by the Air Force Band’s Wind Quintet at the Branch’s AGM and Annual Luncheon held on March 6th.
Tom Roberts, OAM Branch President was most grateful to the Band’s Commanding Officer Squadron Leader Mark Pentreath, CSM for making the quintet available.
Air Force Band members Flight Sergeant Adam Schlemitz, Sergeant Ian Hodgson, Leading Aircraftman Salvador Blasco, Leading Aircraftwoman Emma Knight, and Aircraftman Nattanan Low played a range of classical pieces to the delight of Branch members.
National and Victorian Division President Carl Schiller, OAM CSM provided an update on the Air Force Association’s vision and strategy for 2018 and beyond.er
The Wind Quintet received some further well-deserved publicity when the Ballarat Courier came along for the entertainment.
Pictured below: FSGT Adam Schlemitz, Jenny Askwith and SGT Ian Hodgson enjoying the music and a little conversation.