- John Philip,1854–1932, U.S. band conductor and composer.
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Examples from the Web for sousa
Sousa likened their effort to that of the one to draft Barry Goldwater, in 1964.Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew
November 12, 2014
Yet, I relate to the skepticism of Sousa, in his cautions about unfair practices in a free market of recorded music.Van Dyke Parks on How Songwriters Are Getting Screwed in the Digital Age
Van Dyke Parks
June 4, 2014
Miss Venezuela has been around for the past 61 years, but it was Sousa who turned it into a world-caliber show.
“This is not a contest about natural assets or even about naturalness,” Sousa recently told the Venezuelan press.
“He asked for protection during the [senate inquiry] because he had denounced the others and he was scared,” says Officer Sousa.Priest Sex-Tape Horror
April 26, 2010
Far aft, the band was trying to cheer things up with a Sousa march.Stanford Stories
Charles K. Field
The same words might be applied to Sousa's marches with equal justice.
There is probably no composer in the world with a popularity equal to that of Sousa.
These things Sousa embodies in his music as no other music writer ever has.
No man that marches can ever feel anything but gratitude and homage for Sousa.
- John Philip. 1854–1932, US bandmaster and composer of military marches, such as The Stars and Stripes Forever (1897) and The Liberty Bell (1893)
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