Morton Gould During World War II, Morton Gould was musical director of a radio show called Cresta Blanca Carnival. He needed a song for a patriotic broadcast, so he wrote this set of variations on "When Johnny Comes Marching Home." Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops play Gould's "American Salute."
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During World War II, Morton Gould was musical director of a radio show called Cresta Blanca Carnival. He needed a song for a patriotic broadcast, so he wrote this set of variations on "When Johnny Comes Marching Home." Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops play Gould's "American Salute."