Category Archives: Sheet music

Happy Birthday John Philip Sousa!

Sunday, November 6, marks the 157th anniversary of the birth of John Philip Sousa. Sousa was an American composer and conductor and is well-known for his American military and patriotic marches. Because of his proficiency writing these types of pieces, … Continue reading

Happy Halloween!

Celebrate Halloween with some spooky pieces of sheet music from the Wade Hall Collection of Southern History and Culture! Click on the images for links to the items in Acumen.  

Happy Independence Day!

This Independence Day, we are celebrating by taking a look at some of our patriotic sheet music. The image displayed here is from “Grand Festival March,” which was composed to commemorate the centennial celebration of the signing of the Declaration … Continue reading