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Sesqui-Centennial Exposition March

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John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa (arr. Gore)


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General Info

Year: 1926/2003
Duration: c. 2:50
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Pender's Music Co.
Cost: Score and Parts - $40.00   |   Score Only - $8 .00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
Eb Clarinet
Bb Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
Eb Alto Clarinet
Bb Bass Clarinet
Eb Alto Saxophone I-II
Bb Tenor Saxophone I-II
Eb Baritone Saxophone
Cornets I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium (Bass Clef & Treble Clef)
Tuba
Timpani
Drums

(percussion detail needed)


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

The Sesquicentennial Exposition of 1926 was held in Philadelphia, the occasion being the hundred and fiftieth anniversary of American independence. Sousa composed this march at the request of exposition officials and dedicated it to the mayor of Philadelphia, W. Freeland Kendrick.

-Program Note from John Philip Sousa: A Descriptive Catalog of His Works


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer


References

  • Bierley, P. (1973). John Philip Sousa: A Descriptive Catalog of His Works. University of Illinois Press; Urbana, pp. 70
  • Sousa, J.; Gore, H. (2002). Sesqui-Centennial Exposition March [score]. Harold Gore Publishing Co.; Denton, Tex.