The Naval Academy Band’s Brass Quintet promotes brass chamber music through education and performance, and is a highly popular and versatile USNA Band ensemble. The Brass Quintet regularly lends musical support to Naval Academy functions.
The United States Naval Academy Band's Brass Ensemble is made up of members of the brass and percussion sections. This group, led by Lieutenant Commander Patrick K. Sweeten, performs public concerts at the Academy and in the community.
The Naval Academy Band's Ceremonial Unit creates an atmosphere of pageantry and patriotism at official functions. This group regularly provides musical support for a variety of military functions and ceremonies at the Naval Academy.
The Superintendent's Combo is the United States Naval Academy Band's jazz combo designated to support the many social events hosted by the Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy. The group regularly performs for local military .
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For more than 150 years, the United States Naval Academy Marching Band has maintained a tradition of musical excellence and professionalism. Originally manned by a walrus-mustachioed fifer and a drummer, the marching band now...
Blues & Gold
Established in 2019, Blues & Gold is the newest performing unit of the Naval Academy Band. Under the direction of Chief Musician Rory Cherry, Blues & Gold performs classic blues and blues-infused music.
Established in 1959, the Wind Quintet quickly evolved into a musical unit that is in demand for entertainment as well as for educational events. The quintet is a vital part of the Naval Academy Band, performing for receptions hosted by the Superintendent.
The Naval Academy Band Clarinet Quartet performs traditional and contemporary clarinet quartet literature tailored to suit a variety of events, from recitals and masterclasses to formal USNA engagements. Established in 2011, this chamber ensemble.
The Naval Academy Band’s Wind Trio performs repertoire from Baroque and Classical standards, French Impressionism, modern American songs, and works written by contemporary and local composers. Founded in 2016, the primary duty of the ensemble is to perform for social functions .