Unit Emblem Air Force Band

 

Air Force Band
   
 
 
 

 Mission & Vision

MISSION

TO SERVE THE MUSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE SAAF THROUGH MUSICAL EXCELLENCE

VISION

STRIVING FOR MUSICAL EXCELLENCE

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 Key Values

  • Loyalty
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Discipline
  • Dedication

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 Critical Success Factors

  • Balanced complement of competent musicians
  • Upholding morale
  • Protecting culture
  • Discipline (Self-, Military- and Musical)
  • Specialised logistical support
  • Specialised facilities
  • Maintenance and control of resources

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 Quality Policy

  • Sense of urgency
  • Feedback
  • Attention to detail

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 What Do We Do ?

  • Lending a certain quality and sophistication to SAAF and Defence Force parades, performing as marching band.

BUT…

NOT JUST A MARCHING BAND!

WE ALSO…

  • Perform as a full symphonic wind band at prestige evenings held by the SAAF and Defence Force
  • Do community outreach concerts at schools, old age homes, for charity organisations etc.
  • Comprise of several "sub-sections", which are available for performances:
    • Dance band
    • Jazz band
    • Saxophone quartet
    • Brass quintet
    • Woodwind quintet
    • Piano and keyboard
    • Various solo instruments with backing
    • Even singers!

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 How to get hold of us

       The telephone number of the SAAF Band is: (012) 351-4070

How to book us for a parade/concert performance…

  • Contact the SAAF Band at the above number and request a REQUISITION FORM

(can be collected or faxed to you)

  • Complete this form in full and fax it to the SAAF Band Tasking Officer:

SO Cer (Staff Officer Ceremonial)

WO1 J.A. Wiese (Warrant Officer class 1)

Fax: (012) 312-2795

Tel: (012) 312-2694

  • WO1 Wiese will liaise with the band to establish availability for the requested dates and times etc. and will subsequently reply to you.

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