Semper Fidelis

Something for the weekend.  John Philip Sousa’s Semper Fidelis performed by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.  Lyrics for the march were written by Charles Burr.  Sousa of course was a Marine, although he did serve as a Lieutenant Commander in the Navy during World War I, and I have always thought that his march named after the “Ever Faithful” motto of the Corps must have had special significance for him. (more…)

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