Produced by the Hot Club Jazz Iroise and arranged by Stan Laferriere, this album is a tribute to James Reese Europe, an influential Harlem composer post- 1910 he joined the National Guard and fought alongside French soldiers and a historic figure in jazz and the struggle for civil rights. "La Marseillaise" (English: "The Song from Marseille"; is the national anthem of France. The song, originally titled "Chant de guerre pour l'Armée du Rhin" (English: "War Song for the Army of the Rhine") was written and composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle in 1792. Print and download La Marseillaise sheet music composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle. Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Chords in G Major (transposable). SKU: MN0084825 Publisher Desc. A collection of Grade 3 ragtime and early jazz melodies written and recorded in 1914 by James Reese Europe. Europe was an influential figure who bridged the music of American brass bands with the coming Jazz age by introducing the sounds and rhythms of African-American music.