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The members of the Jazz Ambassadors are proud to present Perspectives, the latest addition to The U.S. Army Field Band's growing body of educational materials. Perspectives is available on CD, or for free download at ArmyFieldBand.com/perspectives.

For years, the Army Field Band has been an example of how military bands can strengthen music education. As such, it is the perfect home for a project like Perspectives.

A free resource for jazz ensemble directors and their students, it was conceived by Staff Sergeant Joshua Fox, a member of the Jazz Ambassadors and former music educator. Every piece on the album was composed or arranged by a current or former member of the Jazz Ambassadors, and ranges in difficulty from middle school to professional level. Each selection is paired with printable parts, also available for free download at ArmyFieldBand.com/perspectives. Written solos are included for ensembles with inexperienced improvisers.

The seven selections currently available are only the beginning of a much larger, ongoing project. The Jazz Ambassadors will add new charts online every year. Continue to visit the website to download the band's newest music.