Naval Station Newport
NAVSTA Newport's mission to maintain and operate facilities and provide services and material to support operations for tenant activities, supported activities and visiting fleet units, and to perform such other functions and tasks as may be directed by higher authority. Services are provided in nine major departments.
Navy Band Northeast
Navy Bands have always been an integral part of the Naval presence in Newport, dating back at least to the Civil War period. Navy Band Northeast was officially established in 1974, and is one of 14 official bands of the United States Navy. The band is located on Naval Station Newport, Rhode Island, and serves the military and civilian communities throughout the Northeastern United States.
Navy Band Northeast provides a wide spectrum of musical entertainment. Whether it is traditional sounds of a military marching band, the swing of jazz, or the contemporary music of today, Navy Band Northeast has a band for you. Each ensemble inspires patriotism, elevates esprit de corps, and fosters pride in the United States Naval Service.
Navy Band Northeast is recognized as one of the nation's finest military bands. They continually strive to define, realize, and maintain the highest standards of excellence in the military and musical communities.