Larry Dupree, Bugler and friend By Jari Villanueva, TapsBugler On November 1, 2019 the world lost another Vietnam Veteran and the bugling world lost a… The post Larry DuPree Bugler appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

Hitting the High Notes…For Those that say I have one of the worst Jobs. My preparation is always the same. My instrument is so highly… The post Hitting the High Notes appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

Bicycle Bugles and Bugling By Paul Schmidt This article was written for “The Wheelmen” who kindly granted permission to reprint. www.thewheelmen.org The bicycle bugle, along… The post Bicycle Bugles and Bugling appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTING FOR THE BUGLER Re-enacting the American Civil War is a popular hobby not only in the United States but also around the… The post Civil War Re-enacting for the Bugler appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

The Significance of Taps There are two pieces of music that particularly stir the hearts and emotions of Americans — The Star-Spangled Banner and Taps.… The post Performance Guidelines for Taps appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

What is the fanfare that is played before the president, a general or other high ranking official arrives? Ruffles and Flourishes are sounded to render military honors and precede prescribed music for persons being honored. The post Ruffles and Flourishes appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

The question on the Feb 22, 2021 episode of Jeopardy had the question: “Just 24 notes, this piece is nicknamed “Butterfield’s Lullaby” for the US… The post Butterfield’s Lullaby appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

Jari discusses prototype bugles from BAC Instruments The post BAC Prototype Bugles appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

March 3, 2021 marks the 90th anniversary of “The Star-Spangled Banner’s” adoption as our national anthem, thanks in large part to John Charles Linthicum, a… The post The Evolution of the Star Spangled Banner appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

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 Day appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more