John Philip Sousa

Conductor and composer. Born 6 November 1854. Died 6 March 1932
John Philip Sousa
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John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa Biography (Wikipedia)

John Philip Sousa (November 6, 1854 – March 6, 1932) was an American composer and conductor of the late Romantic era known primarily for American military marches. He is known as "The March King" or the "American March King", to distinguish him from his British counterpart Kenneth J. Alford who is also known as "The March King". Among his best-known marches are "The Stars and Stripes Forever" (National March of the United States of America), "Semper Fidelis" (official march of the United States Marine Corps), "The Liberty Bell", "The Thunderer", and "The Washington Post".

Sousa began his career playing violin and studying music theory and composition under John Esputa and George Felix Benkert. His father enlisted him in the United States Marine Band as an apprentice in 1868. He left the band in 1875 and learned to conduct. From 1880 until his death, he focused exclusively on conducting and writing music. He eventually rejoined the Marine Band and served there for 12 years as director, after which he organized his own band. Sousa aided in the development of the sousaphone, a large brass instrument similar to the helicon and tuba.

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The Liberty Bell
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Liberty Bell
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Liberty Bell
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The Washington Post - march
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The Washington Post - march

The Washington Post - march

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New London Orchestra
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The Liberty Bell
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The Liberty Bell
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When my dreams come true
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When my dreams come true
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Washington Post
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Washington Post
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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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The Thunderer
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The Thunderer
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The Gridiron Club
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The Gridiron Club
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Humoresque on 'Swanee'
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Humoresque on 'Swanee'
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The Liberty Bell
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The Liberty Bell
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The Liberty Bell
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The Liberty Bell

The Liberty Bell

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Major Rodney Bashford
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The Stars And Stripes Forever
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The Stars And Stripes Forever
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New Mexico
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New Mexico
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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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Sandalphon
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Sandalphon
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The Stars and Stripes forever
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The Stars and Stripes forever
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Nymphalin
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Nymphalin
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Liberty Bell
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Liberty Bell
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The Washington Post
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The Washington Post
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Humoresque on 'Look for the Silver Lining'
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Humoresque on 'Look for the Silver Lining'
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The Thunderer (March)
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The Thunderer (March)
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El Capitan March
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El Capitan March
the James Madison University Band
Sousa March
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Sousa March

Sousa March

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the James Madison University Band
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Liberty Bell
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Liberty Bell
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Semper Fidelis
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Semper Fidelis
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Black Horse Troop
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Black Horse Troop
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Liberty Bell
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Liberty Bell
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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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LIBERTY BELL MONTY PYTHON
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LIBERTY BELL MONTY PYTHON
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The Liberty Bell
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The Liberty Bell
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Sabre and Spurs
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Sabre and Spurs

Sabre and Spurs

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Eastman Wind Orchestra
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Hail to the Spirit of Liberty
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Hail to the Spirit of Liberty

Hail to the Spirit of Liberty

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United States Marine Band 'The President's Own'
Conductor
Colonel Albert Schoepper
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