John Philip Sousa

I Love a Parade!

Before television, radio, and the movies, it used to be a very big deal when the circus came to town. Circus parades and performances were always accompanied by marches called "screamers" -- a name that probably came from the fact that the music screams for attention.

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Music In This Episode

Thunder and Blazes

Under the Double Eagle

Barnum and Bailey's Favorite

National Emblem

Colonel Bogey

Parade of the Wooden Soldiers

Pomp and Circumstances