Mystic Chords of Memory
This album was recorded in commemoration of The United States Navy Band's 75th anniversary. Each piece found on Mystic Chords of Memory is dedicated to all of the officers, men and women, past and present, who have contributed their time and talents to the Navy Band, earning it the title of the "World's Finest." The pieces on the album also represent the works of some of the world's greatest composers such as Aaron Copland and Philip Sparke. Mystic Chords of Memory features many exciting works including Santa Fe Saga, I Am the American Sailor, and El Salon Mexico. Robert Jager composed the title track of the album, commissioned by the Navy Band, in honor of the Navy Band's 75th anniversary. This album is a fantastic representation of the talent, dedication and professionalism that is characteristic of the United States Navy Band in every endeavor.