Fifes and drums

a collection of poems of America at war.
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George H. Doran , New York
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Scored for fifes and drums. The music was arranged by John C. Moon, Musickmaster with the assistance of Herbert E. Watson and William E. White. Volume One - 12 quick marches scored for fifes, snare and bass drums. 24 pages. Includes the following tunes: Boston March/British Grenadiers/ Chain Cotillion/Cuckoo's Nest/ First of September/Hey!Author: John C.

Moon. The march of the Fifes and Drums is an indispensable part of the Colonial Williamsburg visit. The shrill fife and the resounding drum broadcast a wave of sound throughout the Historic Area, announcing the red-and-blue-uniformed regiment moving through the streets of Williamsburg.

About Mountain Fifes & Drums. The Mountain Fifes & Drums, a (c)(3) youth music program founded inis a living history community service program for boys and girls ages The mission of the Mountain Fifes & Drums is accomplished by teaching 18th century military music and history through practice and performance on wooden fifes and.

A Fife and Drum Corps is a musical ensemble consisting of fifes and drums. In the United States of America, fife and drum corps specializing in colonial period impressions using fifes, rope tension snare drums, and (sometimes) bass drums are known as Ancient.

Welcome to the Fifes and Drums of York Town. We are an enthusiastic group of students, parents, instructors and supporters. Our group brings history alive for old York Town, and teaches music, history and leadership to our youth. rows  Jump to Company Book 1, Company Book 2, Company Book 3.

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Mountain Fifes and Drums is a (c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to provide music, history, discipline, leadership and responsibility training free of charge to local youth ages If you want to be involved in an exciting and unique musical experience, or if you would like to book The Fifes and Drums of The Old Barracks for a performance, email [email protected], or call () for more information.

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Promotion Guidelines. Program Outline; Promotion and Award Guidelines; Pass-Off Requirements (Updated: Feb 19th, ) Drummer Pass. The illustrations in this book were taken from "The Comical Hotch-Potch or the Alphabet turn'd Posture-Master," a hand-colored print published in London in The print features a character named Hotch-Potch contorting himself into the shape of each letter (except for J and U, since in the eighteenth century most people used I and V instead).

The Fife and Drum Store, Benson, Vermont. likes. A place to discuss items for the fife and drum world.5/5(2). The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and makes no warranty with regard to their use for other purposes.

Military music is something that dates back long before the formation of the United States. During times of war, it was common to have music accompany the battle, and during the Revolutionary War, it was the sound of fifes and as the artillery was stocked and soldiers were acquired, musicians were hard at y boys of about 10 or 12, they represented the sound of freedom, an.

The Fifes & Drums of the Lincoln Minute Men. Lincoln, Massachusetts: Fifes & Drums Home Page: Lincoln Minute Men Home Page: Contact Us: Joining the Fifes & Drums: More about Colonial Music: Dispatches for Our Musicians.

photo of the Corps showing Penzel-Mueller fifes and the two brand-new Soistman “GR” drums. The other two “Shield” drums were on loan from Soistman. These same drums had been loaned to the Old Guard F&D earlier in the year.

Talmadge Alphin is to sole bass drummer. Deep River Ancient Muster parade, George Carroll drum major. Scored for fifes and drums. Music arrangements by John C. Moon and the staff members of the Fifes and Drums of Colonial Williamsburg. Volume Two features 12. The Company of Fifers & Drummers is a non-profit organization formed in to perpetuate the historical significance and folk traditions of fife and drum music, and to foster the spirit of fellowship among fifers and drummers everywhere.

The three men chatted about their days with the Fifes and Drums when it was still a young program in the early s. Denoy joined inone year after its official start. The Los Angeles Fifes & Drums is an organization made up of professional level musicians located in the Greater Los Angeles Metropolitan Area.

This group is fortunate to have members that have many years of experience on their particular instruments playing this style of music. If you have an interest in this kind of music and in learning to.

Geiger also reported that Carroll had “prepared a book, in draft form, on the music of this period, with fife and drum parts written for B-flat wooden fifes and wooden shelled rope-tied drums.” At the May meeting Carroll renewed his offer to help train the CW Corps.

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Scored for fifes and drums. Music arrangements by John C. Moon and the staff members of the Fifes and Drums of Colonial Williamsburg. Volume Three features.

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