No drums ... no one waving a stick at me ... for tempo and my track time for Stars and Stripes, Forever! is 3:38 ... identical to that of USMC "President's own". Note that I was trained by lead cornetist of Sousa's second band 1926-31.
On my CD release "Choices Volume One" I play Shake Rattle and Roll, and Stayin' Alive that without drums would fall apart if the tempo were incorrect. Yes, you can bet for such I've mechanical copyright licenses.