Stars and stripes forever…just like my old framed sheet music proclaims! Composed by John Philip Sousa, 1896. Give the classic march a listen on Wikipedia. Guaranteed to boost your spirits and get you into celebration mode! ❤️ . First strain: Let martial note in triumph float And liberty extend its mighty hand A flag appears 'mid thunderous cheers, The banner of the Western land. The emblem of the brave and true Its folds protect no tyrant crew; The red and white and starry blue Is free...
This website, sponsored by the Dallas Wind Symphony, features all of the works of John Philip Sousa - most famous for his 136 marches, particularly, "Stars and Stripes Forever," the official march of the United States of America.
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BAND BUCKS! Extrinsic Motivators for Beginning Band *3 Sizes, 5 Composers
BAND BUCKS! Extrinsic Motivators for Beginning Band *3 Sizes, 5 Composers* This BAND BUCKS resource features the following five composers: *Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart *Johann Sebastian Bach *John Philip Sousa *Percy Grainger *Gustav Holst
Biography of John Philip Sousa, 1854 - American composer, bandmaster, arranger and writer known as "The March King". He composed 136 marches including "The Stars and Stripes Forever" - the national march of America.