Museum Homepage
Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Sheet Music "El Capitan"
Dates of Creation 1896
Scope & Content Sheet Music for the march "El Capitan" by John Philip Sousa, published by the John Church Company. The best known of Sousa's operettas is "El Capitan". First performed in 1896, the operetta was a success, and Sousa then rewrote the men's chorus section in the second act, and created the march we now know as "El Capitan".
Year Range from 1896
Year Range to 1896
Subjects Music sheet covers
Sheet music covers
People Sousa, John Philip
Collection History Museum Music Collection
Imagefile 031\20063255-2.JPG
Number of images 1
Object Name Music, Sheet
Catalog Number 2006.32.55
Extent of Description 1-sheet music, 10 1/2" x 14"