Military Life

From Wind Repertory Project
Karl King

Karl King

Subtitle: March & Two-Step

General Info

Year: 1910 / 1923
Duration: c. 2:20
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: K. L. King Music House, through C.L. Barnhouse
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $50.00

For availability information, see Discussion tab, above.

Instrumentation (probably incomplete)

Full Score
D-flat Piccolo
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
E-flat Cornet
B-flat Cornet Solo-I-II-III
E-flat Horn or Alto I-II-III-IV
Tenor Horn
Trombone I-II-III
Percussion, including

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

The original of this march was published in 1910, when King was nineteen years old, by the Wm. E. Strassner company.

- Program Note from Wind Repertory Project

To Mr. Herman Klar, cornetist, Massillon, O.

- Program Note from score


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Karl L. King Municipal Band (Fort Dodge, Iowa) (Jerrold P. Jimmerson, conductor) - 3 July 2022

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Adaptable Music

  • Coast Guards (Flex instrumentation) (arr. Clark) (1942/2009)

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