Edwin Eugene Bagley  (1857-1922)
Last updated: 02.05.22
According to the Internet source given below, Edwin Eugene Bagley was an American march composer, most famous for composing the march National Emblem which is played as a patriotic tune on Independence Day celebrations in the United States. It is also used by the U.S. military when presenting and retiring the colors.
Born in Craftsbury, Vermont, he began his music career at the age of nine and was variously a vocalist, comedian and cornet player. Touring the USA he performed with the Swiss Bellringers, Blaisdell's Orchestra of Concord, New Hampshire, The Park Theater, Boston and the Bostonians, an opera company. While with this company, he changed from cornet to trombone. He also performed with the Germania Band of Boston and the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
He died in Keene, New Hampshire .

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Edwin Eugene Bagley  (1857-1922) has at least 2 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
b000r0focw_m.jpgNational Emblem
Music by: Edwin Eugene Bagley.
Publisher: Walter Jacobs
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Printed: 1907. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
National Emblem March That's What the Red, White and Blue Means
Music by: Edwin Eugene Bagley.
Publisher: Walter Jacobs
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Printed: 1919. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif National Emblem Virginia Tech Regimental Band
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Ambassador (1907), The E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Arbitrator March (1908) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Bostonese (1907) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Col. Estey March (1908) E.E Bagley (music) Orchetra IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Hike (1903) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Knight Templar March (1911) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif L'Agresseur March (1915) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif March Imperial (1911) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Sunshine Overture (1915) E.E Bagley (music) Orchestra IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif That's What the Red, White and Blue Means (1918) E.E Bagley (music)
Robert Levenson (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 26 works by Edwin Eugene Bagley (1857-1922). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Morning Light March, The 1900
Bagley's Imperial March 1901
Holy Cross Commandery March 1902
Patriot March 1902
Post 68 G.A.R. 1902
Royal March 1902
Hike 1903  wvicon.gif
Ambassador, The 1907  wvicon.gif
Bostonese 1907  Pub.
National Emblem 1907 Virginia Tech Regimental Band (perf.)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif audioextmp315.gif
America Victorious March 1908
Arbitrator March 1908  Pub.
Col. Estey March 1908  Pub.
Our Republic March 1908
Front Section March 1909
Knight Templar March 1911  wvicon.gif
March Imperial 1911  Pub.
Father of His Country March 1913
L'Agresseur March 1915  wvicon.gif
Sunshine Overture 1915  Pub.
Counselor March 1917
That's What the Red, White and Blue Means 1918 Robert Levenson (words)
Vocal adaptation of National Emblem March
 Pub.
National Emblem March 1919  amazon15.gif Pub.
American Salute ?
Federation March ?
Regent March ?