Pontifical Anthem

The Pontifical Anthem an March (Italian: Inno e Marcia Pontificale), an aa kent as the Papal Anthem, is the anthem played tae merk the presence o the Pape or ane of his representatives, such as a nuncio, an on ither solemn occasions.[1]

Pontifical Anthem an March
Muisic sheet
Sheet muisic for the Papal Anthem.

National anthem o
 Vatican Ceety

An aw kent asMarche Pontificale
MuisicCharles Gounod, 1869
Audio saumple
Inno e Marcia Pontificale (Instrumental)


  1. Pontifical Anthem and its History. From the official site of Vatican City State. Accessed on 2009-06-21.