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  1. American march music - Wikipedia

    American march music developed during the American Revolution and earlier colonial conflicts, in which a fife and snare drum would play while troops marched to battle. Thus it is said that march music is a military music.

  2. March (music) - Wikipedia

    The true march music era existed from 1855 to the 1940s when it was overshadowed by jazz, which the march form influenced (especially in ragtime). American march music cannot be discussed without mentioning "The March King", John Philip Sousa, who revolutionized the march during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

  3. Talk:American march music - Wikipedia

    Therefore, a Wikipedia article about the march genre in American music should be titled "American march music", just as the article about the folk genre in American music is titled American folk music. On the other hand, the words "jazz" and "ragtime" have no meanings other than musical genres, so articles about those genres in American could ...

  4. 2019 in American music - Wikipedia

    March 8 – Eddie Taylor Jr., 46, blues singer and guitarist March 10 – Asa Brebner, 65, singer-songwriter and guitarist [142] [143] March 11 – Hal Blaine , 90, rock and pop drummer [144]

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  6. John Philip Sousa - Wikipedia

    John Philip Sousa (/ ˈ s uː s ə /; November 6, 1854 – March 6, 1932) was an American composer and conductor of the late Romantic era known primarily for American military marches. He is known as "The March King" or the "American March King", to distinguish him from his British counterpart Kenneth J. Alford.

  7. 2017 in American music - Wikipedia

    March 24 – Avo Uvezian, 91, Armenian-American jazz pianist, and cigar manufacturer March 26 – Jimmy Dotson , 83, blues musician March 27 – Arthur Blythe , 76, jazz alto saxophonist, and composer

  8. African-American Music Appreciation Month - Wikipedia

    African-American Music Appreciation Month is an annual celebration of African-American music in the United States. It was initiated as Black Music Month by President Jimmy Carter who, on June 7, 1979, decreed that June would be the month of black music. In 2009, the commemoration was given its current name by President Barack Obama.

  9. 2011 in American music - Wikipedia

    March 24 – Rozetta Johnson, c. 68, soul and gospel singer March 29 – Ray Herr, 63, rock guitarist ( The Ides of March ) March 31 – Mel McDaniel , 68, country music singer-songwriter

  10. 2010 in American music - Wikipedia

    November 21: At the 2010 American Music Awards, Justin Bieber won all four of his nominations, including the award for Artist of The Year, becoming the youngest person in the show's 37-year history to win the award at 16.

  11. 2012 in American music - Wikipedia

    March 6 - Robert B. Sherman, 86, American songwriter (The Sherman Brothers) March 24 - Marion Marlowe, 83, singer and actress; March 28 - Earl Scruggs, 88, bluegrass musician (Flatt and Scruggs) April 19 Greg Ham, 58, Australian songwriter, multi-instrumentalist (Men at Work) Levon Helm, 71, American singer, drummer