El Capitan (operetta)
John Phillip Sousa was equally famous in the 19th Century as an operetta composer rather than the March King. El Capitan is his best work and the source of o...
Three Marches Militaires (Schubert)
Excerpt from Shi Shucheng Family Concert, June 1, 2004, Beijing, with Maestro Shi Shucheng accompanying his three daughters in a performance of the Schubert ...
Colonel Bogey March
The "Colonel Bogey March" is a popular march that was written in 1914 by Lieutenant F. J. Ricketts (1881–1945), a British Army bandmaster who later became the director of music for the Royal Marines a...
Military Anthem of the People's Liberation Army
The Military Anthem of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (Chinese: 中国人民解放军军歌; pinyin: Zhōngguó Rénmín Jiěfàngjūn Jūngē), also known as the March of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (sim...
Semper Fidelis (march)
"Semper Fidelis", which was written in 1888 by John Philip Sousa, is regarded as the official march of the United States Marine Corps. This piece was one of two composed in response to a request from ...
Imperial Echoes
Imperial Echoes (1913) is the title a piece for solo piano by Arnold Safroni that was later adapted as a military march and became well known through its frequent use on BBC radio during the Second Wo...
Blood on the Risers
"Blood Upon the Risers" is an American paratrooper song from World War II. It is associated with all airborne units, including the 82nd Airborne Division, the 101st Airborne Division, the 173rd Airbor...
The Athole Highlanders' Farewell to Loch Katrine
The Athole Highlanders Farewell to Loch Katrine is a popular bagpipe march composed by William Rose. It is in the key of A Mixolydian. It has been called "The King of Pipe Marches" by J. Scott Skinner...
Marš na Drinu
The March on the Drina (Serbian Cyrillic: Марш на Дрину, [mârʃ na drǐːnu]) is a Serbian patriotic march which was composed by Stanislav Binički during World War I. Binički dedicated it to his favo...
Black is the Night
Black is the Night (Greek: Μαύρη είναι η νύχτα, Mavri einai i nychta) or The Klepht (Greek: Ο Κλέφτης, O Kleftis) is a marching song of the Hellenic Army. The lyrics are by Alexandros Rizos Ra...
Dashing White Sergeant
The Dashing White Sergeant is a Scottish Country Dance, performed to a similarly titled piece of music. The dance is in 4/4 time, thus it is in the form of a reel. The dance is performed by groups of ...
The Mercury March
The Mercury March was composed in 1974 by Albert Furey. It is the march for the Communications and Electronics Branch of the Canadian Forces.
You're in the Army Now (song)
You're in the Army Now also known as We're in the Army Now is an American song written in 1917 by Isham Jones Lyrics were written by Tell Taylor and Ole Olsen.
There are at least two versions of ...
The Army Goes Rolling Along
"The Army Goes Rolling Along" is the official song of the United States Army and is typically called "The Army Song."
The song is based on the "Caisson Song" written by field artillery First Lie...
Semper Paratus (march)
"Semper Paratus" (Latin for "Always Ready") is the official march of the United States Coast Guard.Semper Paratus is also the official Coast Guard motto. The origin of the phrase is obscure, although ...
The Farmer's Boy
"The Farmer's Boy" is a traditional English folk song or ballad. It has been arranged as a military march.
The earliest written record of the song is under the name "The Lucky Farmer's Boy" in an ...
The Gallant Seventh
The Gallant Seventh was John Philip Sousa's most famous march in the 1920s. It was written in 1922 and is the only one of all Sousa marches that has two breakstrains, following pattern IAABBCDCEC(EC)....
American march music
American march music is march music written and/or performed in the United States.
The true "march music era" existed from 1850 to 1940s as it slowly became shadowed by the coming of jazz. Earlier...
Precision (march)
Precision is the authorized march of Royal Military College of Canada. The RMC band performs Precision on parades for march pasts, on Ex Cadet Weekends for the parade to the Memorial Arch, and on the ...
Entrance of the Gladiators
"Entrance of the Gladiators" or "Entry of the Gladiators" (Czech: Vjezd gladiátorů, German: Einzug der Gladiatoren) is a military march composed in 1897 by the Czech composer Julius Fučík. He original...
Dadao March
"The Sword March" is a Chinese patriotic song first sung in Republican China during the Second Sino-Japanese War (World War II) after the Japanese invasion of 1937. It is also known in Chinese by its ...
The Liberty Bell (march)
"The Liberty Bell" (1893) is an American military march composed by John Philip Sousa.
"The Liberty Bell" was written for Sousa's unfinished operetta "The Devil's Deputy," but financing for the sh...
Jäger March
The Jäger March Op. 91a (Finnish: Jääkärimarssi, originally Jääkärien marssi) was composed by Jean Sibelius in 1917 to the words written by the Finnish Jäger, Hilfsgruppenführer Heikki Nurmio who ...
Spanish Air Force Anthem
When the Spanish Air Force was created in 1940, an anthem was created, but was changed in 1967 to what is currently sung today. It was created by José María Pemán and Ricardo Dorado and was chosen amo...
Preußens Gloria
Heeresmusikkorps Koblenz plays “Preußens Gloria” at Ehrenbreitstein Fortress in Koblenz 2011Preußens Gloria, Armeemarschsammlung II, 240, is a well-known military march of the 19th century, composed...