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Notated Music [ Library of Congress march (Sketches)]

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  • [ Library of Congress march (Sketches)]


  • Sousa, John Philip -- 1854-1932 (composer)


  • -  Marches (Band) -- Scores
  • -  Musical sketches
  • -  Parlor and Concert Stage
  • -  Songs and Music
  • -  great depression and world war ii (1929-1945)
  • -  Politics and Government


  • -  Items are four fragment pieces of the Library of Congress march which Sousa did not complete. Items include two sketches, a piano draft, and a full manuscript score for band.
  • -  Filed under folders entitled "Untitled cut-time march" in John Philip Sousa Collection.


  • manuscript sketch


  • 6 p., 13 1/2" x 11" ; 1 p., 17 1/2" x 11 1/4"

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