Using music to touch hearts and soften boundaries
Members of the Air Forces Central Command Band pose for a photograph with Melinda Doolittle, an accomplished vocalist and top finisher on American Idol, following a practice session held at an outside venue in preparation for a concert at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, May 25, 2017. The AFCENT Band, stationed at Al Udeid, travels throughout the Central Command Area of Responsibility in support of building partnerships, boosting morale, and providing diplomacy and outreach to host nation communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Bradly A. Schneider/Released)

Photo by: Tech. Sgt. Bradly A. Schneider |  VIRIN: 170525-Z-XN609-352B.JPG