“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
June Audio Includes Sousa March and Clarinet Concerto

By Staff Sgt. Brian Rust | June 01, 2015

This month’s March of the Month is John Philip Sousa’s “The Gallant Seventh.” The march takes its MORE
Marine Band Kicks Off Summer Fare 2015

By Master Sgt. Kristin duBois | June 01, 2015

“The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band kicks off its 2015 Summer Fare season with an international MORE
Rising to the Occasion

By Master Sgt. Kristin duBois | May 26, 2015

Marine Band members have a number of ways in which they contribute to the mission of “The MORE
Marine Corps Drum Majors Work with “The President’s Own”

By Staff Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | May 19, 2015

Last week, “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band hosted a Drum Major Clinic for drum MORE
Memorial Day Weekend Summer Blast Off!

By Staff Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | May 19, 2015

Every year over Memorial Day weekend, members of “The President’s Own” pay tribute to the men and MORE
Chamber Orchestra Performs the Music of Brahms and Dvořák

By Staff Sgt. Brian Rust | May 12, 2015

“The President’s Own” Marine Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Assistant Director Maj. Michelle A. MORE
New Audio Downloads for May

By Marine Band Public Affairs | May 05, 2015

The Marine Band’s March of the Month for May is “Independentia” by R. B. Hall and the Director’s MORE
Chamber Music Series Features String Focus

By Marine Band Public Affairs | May 05, 2015

This Sunday members of “The President’s Own” will present a string-focused Chamber Music Series MORE
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
Summer Concerts

New Video: "Feste" Recording


New Sousa Recording - Free!

Concerto Competition


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