The Sri Lankan Military Band
Band Master — Captain Chandana Amarasinghe.
“The Sri Lankan Military Band” combines with Sri Lanka Army Band, Navy Band and the Air force Band which was established according to the Army seniority in 1949, 1952 and 1970. “The Sri Lanka military Band” is the leading band of the Sri Lanka and the most acclaimed Bands in south Asian region. It includes Ceremonial Bands and Concert bands which are base for the wind and popular music ensembles.
The band participates in main social and cultural events, including formal state events and military parades. The band performed Sri Lankan music culture and foreign music culture at the international military music festivals and the other events held both in Sri Lanka and various countries as well.
In 2018 “The Sri Lankan Military Band” appears on Red Square for the first time in the history as the main program o the Spasskaya Tower Military Music Tattoo held in August.