John Philip Sousa

(redirected from John phillips sousa)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.John Philip Sousa - a United States bandmaster and composer of military marches (1854-1932)John Philip Sousa - a United States bandmaster and composer of military marches (1854-1932)
References in periodicals archive ?
Band, the John Phillips Sousa Band Award and AP music - Jon Gifford;
The band's program also includes John Phillips Sousa's New Mexico March, Vincent Persichetti's Symphony for Band, Morton Gould's Ballad for Band, Jaromir Weinberger's Polka and Fugue, Hector Berlioz's "March to the Scaffold," Percy Grainger's Colonial Song and Charles Simon Catel's Overture in C.
An accomplished musician who worked with John Phillips Sousa, Hyrum could play just about any instrument he picked up.