If you are looking for the famous piccolo solo, you can find it on top of page 2 of our transcription. Sousa was on a ferry in Europe at the time, and he composed the march in his head. CSS, National March of the United States of America, Flute Sheet Music: March of the Priests (C.W. This helps theater personnel to handle events and organize the audience's exit without panic. American), Flute Sheet Music: The Washington Post (J.P. Sousa), Flute Sheet Music: Colonel Bogey March (F.J. Ricketts), Flute Sheet Music: Chanson Baladée (G. de Machaut), Flute Sheet Music: Toreador Song (G. Bizet), Flute Sheet Music: Hora Staccato (G. Dinicu). famous piccolo obbligato, and the West by the bold countermelody of the trombones. Sousa - The Stars and Stripes Forever sheet music. There are no recordings for this tune yet. US Navy Band NW-Stars and Stripes forever with piccolo solo One example of its use was at the Hartford Circus Fire in July 1944.
In an interview, Horowitz opined that the march, being a military march, is meant to be played at a walking tempo. By John Philip Sousa (1854-1932). Submit yours! Privacy |
The Russian born pianist Vladimir Horowitz, who lived most his life in the United States, wrote a famous transcription of Stars and Stripes Forever for solo piano to celebrate becoming an American citizen. Arranged by E.Power Biggs.