Custom Chamber Music

Sousa Washington Post March



This is the song that crowned Sousa "The March King". He wrote it for the Washington Post newspaper to play at an award ceremony for one of their essay contests in 1889. Nobody remembers the essay, but everyone remembers this march.

This composition can be played by 2 different combinations of instruments.

A few notes on the parts and instruments:
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Version v01

Buy Version v01 ($2.99)


This arrangement is for solo cello or viola.

Composition: Sousa Washington Post March
Version: v01
Instrumentation: Solo
The original key has been changed to better fit the instruments.
Duration: 3 minutes
Difficulty: Challenging
Price: $2.99


Sousa Washington Post March, Version v01
Part Range Available Instruments
Score Full Score in C, Bb, Eb, and F
Part 1 (std) C2 - D5 Viola, Cello