Christmas and Sousa Forever

From Wind Repertory Project
John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa (arr. Julie Giroux)

General Info

Year: 2010
Duration: c. 3:40
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Musica Propria
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $100.00   |   Score Only (print) - $20.00


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Clip-clop Blocks
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Orchestra Chimes
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Snare Drum


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

A boisterous rendition of the best known march, Stars and Stripes Forever, combined with a handful of holiday favorites, Christmas and Sousa Forever will entertain audiences of all ages.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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