The Menace of Mechanical MusicJohn Philip Sousa Originally published in Appleton’s Magazine, Vol. 8 (1906), pp. 278-284. SWEEPING across the country with the speed of… The post The Menace of Mechanical Music appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

HONORING THE DOUGHBOYSTAPS AT THE NATIONAL WORLD WAR I MEMORIAL Taps is sounded each day at 5 pm at the New National World War I… The post WWI Memorial Taps appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

Taps For Veterans is honored to announce that we have been asked to coordinate buglers to sound Taps each day at 5 pm at the… The post Taps at the National World War I Memorial appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

A LOOK AT HOW THE ICONIC MELODY FROM THE NEW WORLD SYMPHONY BECAME A BAND ARRANGEMENT Goin’ Home Navy Chief Petty Officer Graham Jackson plays… The post Goin’ Home appeared first on Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva.Find out more

We see the soldiers of the 3rd US Infantry (The Old Guard) guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery in videos… The post First Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier 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

As November 19 marks the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, it is interesting to look at the days and weeks before the dedication ceremony and… The post Lincoln At Gettysburg 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

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

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