| Wani Roslan |
ABOUT a hundred kindergarten and primary students of International School Brunei (ISB) applauded with excitement and joy as the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Band and the visiting US Navy’s Seventh Fleet Band, The Orient Express, performed live for them at their school.
Adding to the exhiliration, the bands also performed children’s songs like ‘Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes’.
Among those enjoying the musical performance were His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Wakeel, Her Royal Highness Princess Ameerah Wardatul Bolkiah and His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Muntaqim.
The Orient Express is part of the crew that is currently in Brunei for the 20th annual bilateral military exercise, Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT).
Life the CARAT exercise which aims to promote cooperation and mutual understanding, the musical performance is also seen as a step towards strengthening relations between RBAF members and their visiting US counterparts.