A Patriotic Salute by Linda Spevacek. For SATB choir, trumpet. Patriotic. Octavo. 20 pages. Published by Heritage Music Press (LO.15-1606H).
An ingenious collage saluting the U. S. Armed Forces featuring a collection of timeless tunes, reminding us of the debt we owe our men and women in uniform. The haunting sound of a trumpet playing Taps leads into a stirring montage of favorites including: When Johnny Comes Marching Home, Battle Hymn of the Republic, The Caisson Song, Anchors Aweigh, The Marine's Hymn, You're a Grand Old Flag, I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy, The Star-Spangled Banner and America, the Beautiful.