8 a.m., Oct. 23
Navy Band Southwest
Upcoming Local Shows
- Rancho San Diego Library — Tuesday, November 4, 6:30pm
Inception: San Diego, 1923
Founded in 1923 as a 30-piece band formerly known as the Navy Band San Diego (until 1999), Navy Band Southwest is a 45-piece ensemble with a rotating membership. The individual ensembles include the big band music of Showband West, the Latin group Crucero, and a rock outfit called the Destroyers, founded by Ernie Encinas.