Salute to Phillips Musicians in the Armed Forces

In honor of Veteran’s Day this week, the Phillips celebrates military musicians serving in the Army Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps Bands. Nearly 100 performances were held in the Phillips’s Music Room between 1939 and 1945, making Sunday Concerts the longest continually-running series in Washington, DC. Of the many fine military musicians performing at the Phillips, GRAMMY-winning American…

Thank You Veterans

Today and every day, we value our veterans! We’re proud of our growing list of military initiatives and programs, thanks largely to supporters of major exhibitions like Lockheed Martin. The Phillips is a Blue Star Museum, welcoming military and their family free of charge between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and our renowned music program wouldn’t look the same without the significant role musicians from the Armed Forces have played over the years…