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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mummers_Parade

The Mummers Parade is held each New Year's Day in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. ..... Members with some small floats strut in elaborate costumes to music provided by a live .... "Uses of Tradition: Arts of Italian Americans in Philadelphia".

phillymummers.com/divisions/string-band

String Band - phillymummers - Home of the Philadelphia Mummers Parade! ... the String Bands play – and often compose – their own arrangements of music. ... Today's String Band productions are influenced by high-level marching band and  ...

whyy.org/segments/26pcrabb

Dec 29, 2017 ... None of those groups will be marching again this year. ... The troupe of mostly young artists and artisans from Kensington and Fishtown will ...

www.visitphilly.com/things-to-do/events/the-mummers-parade

An annual tradition, the Mummers Parade features 10000 men and women dressed in colorfully lavish ... of Saturnalia by marching in masks while exchanging gifts and satirizing the issues of the day. ... and get FREE hotel parking as well as free tickets to the iconic Philadelphia Museum of Art, ... The Curtis Institute of Music.

philadelphiaencyclopedia.org/archive/mummers

Jan 1, 2017 ... he Mummers Parade, an institution in Philadelphia since 1901, brought together many ... 1892 illustration shows an artist's rendering of the raucous holiday ... The string band division (or “string bands”), featuring live music by large ... Mummers marching down Broad Street, with City Hall in the background.

www.courierpostonline.com/story/news/2016/12/30/women-mummers-south-jersey/95962728

Dec 30, 2016 ... Half the bands marching Broad Street this weekend are now co-ed, according ... In addition to Duffy, women play music for Hegeman, Greater ...

www.nj.com/gloucester-county/index.ssf/2017/12/after_sitting_out_a_year_nj_mummer_happy_to_be_bac.html

Dec 31, 2017 ... "I say Mummers is kind of like a cross between marching band ... evening, Mummers dressed up in colorful, elaborate outfits, play music, dance, ...

hyperallergic.com/267667/by-turns-offensive-and-transgressive-philadelphias-folk-art-mummers-parade

Jan 13, 2016 ... The 2016 Mummers Parade in Philadelphia (all photos by the author ... with approximately 15,000 people marching each year, and dates back in ... new year by firing guns into the night sky, playing loud, cacophonous music, ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Arts+Music+Marching+Mummers&v=agonel-zAms
Jan 7, 2013 ... Marching Position: 12 Organization: Joseph A. Ferko String Band Captain: Anthony Celenza Theme Title: Ferko's Bringin' Back Those Minstrel ...