Stars and Stripes Forever

Something for the weekend.  We are two weeks out from the Fourth of July weekend so Stars and Stripes Forever seems called for.  Beyond a doubt the best known composition of John Philip Sousa, it is the National March of the United States.  Sousa wrote it on Christmas Day 1896 and it proved massively popular, especially when it was played during the Spanish-American War (more…)

Published in: on June 18, 2011 at 5:30 am  Comments (2)  
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