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Taps - Wikipedia


Within months "Taps" was used by both Union and Confederate forces. It was officially recognized by the United States Army in 1874.

TAPS - West-Point.ORG, The West Point Connection


The music for Taps was adapted by Union General Daniel Butterfield for his brigade .... On the surface, this seems to be the true history of the origin of Taps.

The Story of Taps


The Story of Taps. The 24-note melancholy bugle call known as “taps” is thought to be a revision of a. French bugle signal, called “tattoo,” that notified soldiers to ...

Origin of 'Taps' : snopes.com


Was the melody known as 'Taps' found in the pocket of a dying boy on a Civil War battlefield? ... Ayres, Thomas. That's Not in My American History Book. Dallas: ...

History of Taps - American Civil War Story


The history of taps is riddled with interesting stories, some more true than others... Here we take a look at where the iconic tune really comes from.

Historian Explains The Origin Of "Taps" : NPR


May 30, 2011 ... The song taps used to signal 'lights out' for soldiers to go to sleep. Taps historian ... We're going to talk a bit about the history of "Taps." But, first ...

History of Taps | JV Music


History of Taps. 24 NOTES THAT TAP DEEP EMOTIONS – A SUMMARY. A Brief History of the Bugle Call Taps. by Jari Villanueva. Silhouette of Bugler and ...

Taps Information - Memorial Day


Tidball that the sounding of Taps would be the most appropriate ceremony that could be substituted." More about the true history of Taps can be found at: 24 ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History of Taps&v=ImeNKft0WaI
Jun 22, 2007 ... History Channel Origin of Taps recorded in 2001 includes a history of Taps and a look at the Broken Note at John F Kennedy's funeral in 1963.

How did “Taps” originate? - Ask History


Apr 15, 2016 ... 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...