SOUSA The Washington Post - "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band
Stars and Stripes Forever - John Philip Sousa
SOUSA Semper Fidelis - "The President's Own" US Marine Band
John Philip Sousa was an American composer and conductor of the late Romantic era, known primarily for American military and patriotic marches. Because of his mastery of march composition, he is known as "The March King", or the "American March King" due to his British counterpart, Kenneth J. Alford also being known by the former nickname. Among his best-known marches are "The Stars and Stripes Forever", "Semper Fidelis", "The Liberty Bell", "The Thunderer" and "The Washington Post".