Military music
Martial music or military music is a specific genre of music intended for use in military settings. Much of the military music has been composed to announce military events as with bugle calls and fan...
How did “Taps” originate?
The origins of “Taps,” the distinctive bugle melody played at U.S. military funerals and memorials and as a lights-out signal to soldiers at night, date back to the American Civil War.
Cymbal
making cymbals.
Trumpet
Performer: Tine Thing Helseth with Det Norske Kammerorkester(the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra). www.tinethinghelseth.com www.detnorskekammerorkester.no www.si...
Trumpet
Get the SACD here: http://goo.gl/MJqCs iTunes: http://goo.gl/jfYoC Tine Thing Helseth made her recording debut release on SACD internationally in February 20...
Taps Trumpet Solo - YouTube
May 17, 2009 ... A girl performs a solo at a Symphony concert. Very good at playing this trumpet.
Ruffles and flourishes
Ruffles and flourishes in the United States of America are preceding fanfare for honors music (ceremonial music for distinguished people). Ruffles are played on drums, and flourishes are played on bug...
Military band
A military band is a group of personnel that performs musical duties for military functions, usually for the armed forces. A typical military band consists mostly of wind and percussion instruments. ...
Bugle call
A bugle call is a short tune, originating as a military signal announcing scheduled and certain non-scheduled events on a military installation, battlefield, or ship. Historically, bugles, drums, and ...
Military tattoo
A tattoo is a military performance of music or display of armed forces in general. The term comes from the early 17th century Dutch phrase doe den tap toe ("turn off the tap"), a signal sounded by dru...
How did “Taps” originate?
The origins of “Taps,” the distinctive bugle melody played at U.S. military funerals and memorials and as a lights-out signal to soldiers at night, date back to the American Civil War.
Drum cadence
In music, a drum cadence or street beat is a work played exclusively by the percussion section of a modern marching band (see marching percussion). It is stylistically descended from early military ma...
William Kenny (VC)
William Kenny VC (24 August 1880 – 10 January 1936) was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarde...
Military and Processional music
Military and processional music was designed to fulfil necessary functions in a military environment, and accompanies pageants, parades, ceremonies, processions.
Within a typical military band, ar...
Royal Air Force Music Services
Royal Air Force Music Services is the organization which provides military musical support to the Royal Air Force. Based at RAF Northolt (previously at RAF Uxbridge) and RAF Cranwell, it forms the cen...
Anchors Aweigh
"Anchors Aweigh" is the fight song of the United States Naval Academy, and as a result, the song is strongly associated with the United States Navy. It was composed in 1906 by Charles A. Zimmermann wi...
Forsvarets Stabsmusikkorps
The Staff Band of the Norwegian Armed Forces (Norwegian: Forsvarets stabsmusikkorps, FSMK) is the foremost of the military bands of the Norwegian Armed Forces and Norway's largest professional win...
Roy Roman
Roy Roman www.royroman.com is a high note trumpet player who has performed lead with Lionel Hampton, the Benny Goodman Orchestra, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Bob Hope, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Franki Val...
United States Navy Band
The United States Navy Band, based at the historic Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., has served the nation as the official musical organization of the United States Navy since 1925. The Unite...
Military Music Museum of Finland
The Military Music Museum was established in a building, that belonged to a local garrison, and was built in 1914. The red-brick building was used as storage for bicycles in 1993 and it was repaired f...
Taps
"Taps" is a musical piece played at dusk, and funerals, particularly by the U.S. military. It is performed during flag ceremonies and funerals, generally on bugle or trumpet, and often at Boy Scout, G...
Alfredo Javaloyes López
Alfredo Javaloyes López (March 22, 1865 - February 18, 1944 ) was a Spanish musician. His best known work is the military march El Abanico ("The Fan"), composed in the year 1910. Javaloyes Lopez was b...
Marcia Carolus Rex
Marcia Carolus Rex is a Swedish military march. Wilhelm Harteveld claimed to have discovered it in some old archives and named it after Carl XII. This was proven to be a hoax though Hartenved's motive...