Articles about Buglers

  • John Philip Sousa and National Anthems

    It has been custom, when welcoming a visitor of high profile, that musical honors are paid to the person’s rank or status and to the… The post John Philip Sousa …

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  • Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

    On March 4, 1865, Abraham Lincoln made his way to the US Capitol to be sworn in for his second term of office. No American… The post Lincoln’s Second Inaugural …

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  • Robert Ripley and the Star-Spangled Banner

    How one man influenced the way we look at “The Star-Spangled Banner” and “Taps” Most Americans of a certain age will recognize “Ripley’s Believe or… The post Robert Ripley and …

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Articles about Veterans

  • BACH ONE-VALVE FIELD TENOR BUGLE

    INTERESTING BACH INSTRUMENTS BACH ONE-VALVE FIELD TENOR BUGLE FT9 Article by Roy Hempley             Vincent Bach’s records show that he made 11 one-valve field tenor… The post BACH ONE-VALVE FIELD …

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  • Daniel Adams Butterfield

    DANIEL ADAMS BUTTERFIELD 1831-1901 Who was the general whose name is associated with Taps?  Daniel Adams Butterfield was born in Utica, New York, on October… The post Daniel Adams Butterfield …

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  • Taps on Veterans Day

    The sounding of Taps at Veterans Day ceremonies I have noticed a lot of discussion about the appropriateness of sounding Taps as part of Veterans… The post Taps on Veterans …

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Articles about Taps