Small Ensembles


Cleared Hot | Popular Music Group

 3rd MAW Band’s popular music group supports the men and women of the Armed Services through popular music while reaching all audiences, young and old, with their continuously evolving repertoire  that is popular with all listeners. Cleared Hot embraces one of The U.S. Marine Corps’ most important missions as a strategic public relations asset, and stands ready to entertain audiences at home and around the world. The men and women of Cleared Hot are not just “present and accounted for,” they are constantly setting the popular-music entertainment standard for The 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band and the United States Marine Corps.

Brass Check | Brass Band

Part News Orleans style brass band, part rock band, this group is what you want when you need some serious sound and excitement! Delighting audiences using a distinctive blend of jazz improvisation and funky grooves, this group breathes life into the phrase “bring the noise and the funk”.


Brass Quintet

Performing exciting classical arrangements to jazz standards, the Brass Quintet treats audiences of any age to a unique blend of entertainment.  Performing countless times annually, this group is always in high demand.  Whether bringing an air of nobility to a military ceremony, captivating audiences while performing a concert, or conducting masterclasses for schools & universities, this ensemble can truly do it all.