Sousa’s Life

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John Philip Sousa led bands for two different branches of the American armed services and became known as the "March King." Find out more about this composer and his music this week on Classics for Kids.

Music Used within the Program (All composed by Sousa):

The Thunderer

Semper Fidelis

El Capitan

Washington Post

Liberty Bell

Hands Across the Sea

Liberty Bell (reprise)

The Stars and Stripes Forever