U.S. Marine Band: John Philip Sousa Band Hall

By "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band (other events)

Thursday, August 18 2022 7:30 PM 8:30 PM EDT

The concert is free, but tickets are required. Tickets are limited to 4 per request. Questions about tickets, call (202) 433-5809. Unvaccinated guests are required to wear a mask. Guests will enter at the gate on 7th Street. Parking is available on a first-come, first-serve basis in the VIP Green lot on 7th Street under the freeway, catty-cornered to the Marine Barracks Annex. Directions:

John Philip Sousa | March, "The Gallant Seventh"
Joseph Willcox Jenkins | American Overture for Band
Jean-Baptiste Arban/arr. Hunsberger | Variations sur Le Carnaval de Venise - SSgt Rober Bonner, cornet soloist
Emmanuel Chabrier/trans. Junkin | Marche Joyeuse
John Mackey | Kingfishers Catch Fire
Stephen Sondheim/arr. Bulla | "There Won't Be Trumpets" from Anyone Can Whistle - MSgt Sara Sheffield, mezzo-soprano
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky/trans. Safranek | Finale from Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Opus 36

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Unvaccinated guests are required to wear a mask. Marine Barracks Washington will continue to follow DoD guidelines and CDC recommendations in order to ensure the safety of the Marines, Sailors, and our community. Masks are not required for guests. Persons displaying any of the following symptoms are asked not to attend the concert: nausea, fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, or diarrhea. 

Mailing Address

Marine Barracks Washington 8th and I Streets, SE Washington, D.C. 20390