The Stars and Stripes Together: A Virtual Patriotic Play Along

    The American Bandmasters Association and the United States Marine Band invite you to perform virtually with the Marine Band! On Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at 1 p.m. (EDT) participate in a special Sousa event with Colonel Jason K. Fettig of “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band. With everyone joining online, Col. Fettig will conduct a performance of John Philip Sousa’s marches The Thunderer and The Stars and Stripes Forever. This free event is open to anyone and will take place on youtube.com/usmarineband. After the online play along, students through 12th grade are invited to submit a video of themselves performing The Stars and Stripes Forever for a worldwide collage performance that will be assembled and debuted on July 4th!

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