The Thunderer (Brass Sextet)


  • Composer: Sousa
  • Instrumentation: Brass Sextet
SKU: BWBE062 Category:


The second in ‘The March King Collection’ featuring four of John Philip Sousa’s most popular marches transcribed for brass sextet, this march, one of Sousa’s most popular compositions, was written in 1889 and dedicated to the Knights Templar of Washington, D.C. Sousa had been knighted by that organisation three years earlier, but the origins of the name of the march are somewhat unclear. Arranged by Keith M. Wilkinson.

Printed in full size only, march card not included.


  • Part 1 – Cornet/Trumpet in Bb
  • Part 2 – Cornet/Trumpet in Bb
  • Part 3 – Horn (includes parts in Eb & F)
  • Part 4 – Trombone (includes bass clef & Bb treble clef parts)
  • Part 5 – Euphonium (includes bass clef & Bb treble clef parts)
  • Part 6 – Tuba (includes bass clef & Eb and Bb treble clef parts)
  • Percussion – optional

Additional information

Weight 14 oz



Brass Sextet