“The President’s Own”

 

“The President’s Own”

United States Marine Band

Lieutenant Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director
Mission
“The President’s Own” United States Marine Band’s mission is to perform for the President of the United States and the Commandant of the Marine Corps. Founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress, the Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. Today, “The President’s Own” is celebrated for its role at the White House and its dynamic public performances, which total more than 500 annually.
Marine Band News
Marine Band Performs "Elements" Concert

By Master Sgt. Kristin duBois | April 28, 2015

“The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band returns to the University of Maryland’s Clarice Smith MORE
Marine Band Performs for White House Spring Garden Tour

By Marine Band Public Affairs | April 23, 2015

This Saturday, April 25, enjoy music in the White House Gardens as the Marine Band performs from 10 MORE
Young People’s Concert: Music History Mystery

By Staff Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | April 21, 2015

Conducted by Marine Band Director Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig, the Marine Chamber Orchestra will MORE
April Audio Includes Winner of Sousa’s March Mania

By Staff Sgt. Brian Rust | April 15, 2015

This month’s March of the Month is Johannes Hanssen’s Valdres march, the winner of the 2015 Sousa’s MORE
Third Time's The Charm for Delaware Concert

By Master Sgt. Kristin duBois | April 15, 2015

The first time the Marine Band was scheduled to perform at Mount Pleasant High School in Wilmington, MORE
The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa

By Gunnery Sgt. Amanda Simmons | April 10, 2015

On April 13, 2015, the U.S. Marine Band will release the first volume of “The Complete Marches of MORE
Norwegian March Takes Down Stars and Stripes: Part II

By Staff Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | April 10, 2015

Throughout March and April, “The President’s Own” hosted “Sousa’s March Mania,” a tournament pitting MORE
State of the Art

By Master Sgt. Kristin duBois | April 08, 2015

The Marine Chamber Orchestra’s performance on Sunday may be its first at Howard Community College MORE
Four Star Talent Performs with Free Country

By Master Sgt. Kristin duBois | March 30, 2015

No one was prepared for the star power of the guest soloist who performed with the Marine Band’s MORE
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