Triumphal March


Something for the weekend.  The Triumphal March from Aida, by Giuseppe Verdi. A play written in 1971 and set in the Old Kingdom of Egypt, the first part of the March has always struck me as the passing of History set to music.

More to explorer


  1. The beginning of my husband’s and my married “history”. I chose it for our wedding march almost 57 years ago! My mother, the church organist, was at first reluctant…”It’s so pagan…” But so is Mendelssohn’s.

Comments are closed.

%d bloggers like this: