Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Fanfare for the common man sound recording | 1 sound cartridge : digital, stereo ; 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. | From Library of Congress concert, "Aaron Copland Centennial" recorded on November 14, 2000 in the Coolidge Auditorium. (c) Copyright 1944 by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc. Copyright Renewed. Used by permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc., Sole Publisher & Licensee. (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Unpublished - Copland, Aaron - United States Marine Band
    • Date: 2000
  • Audio Recording
    Anchors aweigh sound recording | 1 sound disc: digital; 4 2/4 in. | Taken from "The Bicentennial Collection: Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of 'The President's Own' United States Marine Band," disc 2. Originally released by Victor; Cat. 18817-A, B-25572-2, recorded September 26, 1921. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: United States Marine Band - Zimmerman, Charles A. - U.S. Marine Band
    • Date: 1998
  • Audio Recording
    The marines' hymn sound recording | 1 sound disc: digital; 4 2/4 in. | Taken from "The Bicentennial Collection: Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of 'The President's Own' United States Marine Band," disc 4. Original release information: William F. Santelmann, conducting RCA metal master, Mx. WD8-MB-1201, c. 1942 Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: United States Marine Band - U.S. Marine Band
    • Date: 1998
  • Audio Recording
    Stars and stripes forever sound recording | 1 sound disc: digital; 4 2/4 in. | Taken from "The Bicentennial Collection: Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of 'The President's Own' United States Marine Band," disc 5. Original release information: Albert F. Schoepper, conducting. RCA Cat. LSP-2687, Recorded by RCA at Crapton Auditorium, Howard University, Washinton, DC, December 10, 1962. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: United States Marine Band - Sousa, John Philip - U.S. Marine Band
    • Date: 1998
  • Audio Recording
    Four ruffles and flourishes and Hail Columbia sound recording | 1 sound disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. | Taken from CD "Ceremonial Music" by The United States Air Force Band. Track 51. 30 second (Extent). excerpt used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: United States Air Force Band
    • Date: 1993
  • Audio Recording
    Guadalcanal march [from Victory at sea] sound recording | Recorded at a concert held at the Library of Congress in 2002. "The Guadalcanal March" by Richard Rodgers Copyright (c) 1952 by Williamson Music Copyright Renewed. International Copyright Secured. All Rights Reserved. Reprinted by Permission. (Copyright Notice). 30 second (Extent). Due to copyright restrictions, only excerpts from this item are available. (Standard Restriction). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Rogers, Richard - Virginia Grand Concert Band
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    America the Beautiful Article. O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain . . .
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Anchors Aweigh Article. Anchors Aweigh, my boys, Anchors Aweigh. Farewell to college joys, we sail at break of day-ay-ay-ay.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Battle hymn of the republic Article. Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the LordHe is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored . . .
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Columbia the Gem of the Ocean Article. O, Columbia, the gem of the ocean, The home of the brave and the free...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Eternal Father, Strong to Save Article. Eternal Father, strong to save,Whose arm hath bound the rest-less wave...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Fanfare for the Common Man Article. "Fanfare for the Common Man" was certainly Copland's best known concert opener. He wrote it in response to a solicitation from Eugene Goosens for a musical tribute honoring those engaged in World War II. Goosens, conductor of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, originally had in mind a fanfare "... for Soldiers, or for Airmen or Sailors" and planned to open his 1942 concert season...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    God Bless America Article. God bless America,Land that I love...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Hail Columbia Article. Hail Columbia, happy land!Hail, ye heroes, heav'n born band...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Hail to the Chief Article. Hail to the Chief who in triumph advances!Honored and blessed be the ever-green Pine!
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    I'll Be Home for Christmas Article. I'll be home for Christmas you can plan on me. Please have snow and mistletoe and presents on the tree...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Marines' Hymn Article. From the halls of Montezuma,To the shores of Tripoli...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    My Country 'Tis of Thee Article. My country 'tis of thee,Sweet land of liberty...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Of Thee I Sing Article. Of thee I sing, baby --Summer, autumn, winter, spring, baby.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    U.S. Air Force Song Article. Off we go into the wild blue yonder Climbing high into the sun...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Over There Article. Over there, over there! Send the word, send the word, over there!
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Semper Paratus Article. We're always ready for the call,We place our trust in Thee...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Star Spangled Banner Article. Oh say can you seeby the dawn's early light...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    Stars and Stripes Forever Article. Let martial note in triumph floatAnd liberty extend its mighty hand...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Article
    The Army Goes Rolling Along Article. Then it's hi! hi! hee! In the field artillery...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002