"Taps" is a bugle call played at dusk, during flag ceremonies, and at military
funerals by the .... There are several legends concerning the origin of "Taps".
Was the melody known as 'Taps' found in the pocket of a dying boy on a Civil War
May 30, 2011 ... The languid, melancholy sound of a bugle call is a fixture at military funerals. But
it wasn't always that way. The song taps used to signal 'lights ...
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 ...
The music for Taps was adapted by Union General Daniel Butterfield for his
brigade ... Kobbe s inability to find the origin of Extinguish Lights (Taps) prompted
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Origin 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.
Legend of the Origin of Taps. Such a moving and iconic piece of music is bound
to have a great story attached to it isn't it? Yes it is, but that doesn't necessarily ...
Mar 28, 2014 ... Since 1862, “Taps” has played at military funerals to honor the sacrifice of fallen
service members. Originally, however, it was intended to send ...
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...
There is a myth about the origin of Taps that is circulating about the Internet. The
true story is that in July 1862, after the Seven Days battles at Harrison's Landing ...