The High School Cadets
In 1890 Sousa was commissioned to write a march by the high school of Washington, D.C. (later called Central). The school's famous "High School Cadets" drill team asked Sousa for a better march than "National Fencibles", which he had written for a rival school. They got one.
- Year: 1890
- Key: D-flat major, G-flat major
- Time: 2/2
- Perf. Time: 2:37