"Since your establishment in 1852, you have been one of the world's finest musical organizations. Your professionalism and excellence have entertained and added dignity to ceremonies and events across our country... your musical talents and patriotism are an inspiration to others. The Navy's Oldest and Finest Band is truly a national treasure..."
- George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States of America
"You are there when midshipmen take their first oath and when they graduate. You are there as they march in the footsteps of those who came before and pay tribute to those who fall. You represent us on recruiting tours and entertain us at evening concerts. Take pride in the knowledge that you hold a place of distinction at the heart of the world's greatest Navy."
- Admiral Vern Clark, former Chief of Naval Operations
"The Naval Academy Brass Quintet is a powerhouse ensemble sure to bring audiences to their feet. The quintet's brilliant performance, combined with the warm rapport they had with audience members during the Q&A session, quickly made them a favorite with the Washington College community."
- Ms. Grace Kim, Washington College - Director of 12 @ Hotchkiss Noon Hour Concert Series
"What a wonderfully enriching experience... My students are all buzzing about the activities and many of them are considering the Navy. Thank you again for your service and please let everyone know how thrilled we are. Great playing and great people."
- Ms. Anoa Green, Baltimore School for the Arts