Definition of Sousa, John Philip in English:

Sousa, John Philip

proper noun

  • (1854–1932), US composer and conductor; known as the March King. His works include more than a hundred marches, for example "The Stars and Stripes Forever", "King Cotton", and "Hands Across the Sea". The sousaphone, invented in 1898, was named in his honor.

Pronunciation:

Sousa, John Philip

/ˈso͞ozə/