Some articles on marching snare drums, snares, drum, drums, marching, snare drums:
... Marching snare drums are deeper in size than snares normally used for orchestral or drum kit purposes ... This gives the drum the big, full sound necessary for outdoor use ... popular in recent times with the proliferation of indoor drum lines ...
... include the Holiday Bells, Mallets and Drums concert series, the "Evening of Percussion" concert series, and other performances throughout the city of Pittsburgh ... by Jason Miller and Thomas Earley, the Drumline is part of the Mount Lebanon Marching Band ... The instrumentation for the Drumline consists of 5-8 snare drums, 4-5 tenor drums, 5 bass drums and 5-8 cymbals ...
... only comprise of a Military band and a Corps of Drums (Austrian bands do not) while Military bands in Chile have the same instrumentation with the addition of ... when they are on parade and the band's conductor being assisted by a Drum major and in Chile and Mexico by a bugle major ... in the bands, and as seen in the Marching Band of the Brazilian Marines, the use of more bugles types like baritones and mellow phones ...
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“Signal smokes, war drums, feathered bonnets against the western sky. New messiahs, young leaders are ready to hurl the finest light cavalry in the world against Fort Stark. In the Kiowa village, the beat of drums echoes in the pulsebeat of the young braves. Fighters under a common banner, old quarrels forgotten, Comanche rides with Arapaho, Apache with Cheyenne. All chant of war. War to drive the white man forever from the red mans hunting ground.”
—Frank S. Nugent (19081965)
“A common and natural result of an undue respect for law is, that you may see a file of soldiers, colonel, captain, corporal, privates, powder-monkeys, and all, marching in admirable order over hill and dale to the wars, against their wills, ay, against their common sense and consciences, which makes it very steep marching indeed, and produces a palpitation of the heart.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
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—Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 20:25.