About 'Land of Hope and Glory (Pomp and Circumstance March No.1)'
June 2, 1857
, Broadheath, Worcestershire
February 23, 1934
English composer from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries who wrote some of the most popular works in the English repertoire.
| Composed:||1901 |
This famous tune (some call it Britain's second national anthem) started life as part of the Pomp and Circumstance March no.1, which famously received a double encore at its London premiere at the Henry Wood Promenade concerts.
| Time Signature:||2/4 (View more 2/4 Music)|
| Score Key:||Bb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Bb major Music for Flexible Mixed Ensemble - 4 Players )|
|Number of Pages:||2|
| Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience |