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United States military bands include musical ensembles maintained by the United States Army, .... incarnation and the style later became popular headgear used by many military band drum-majors in the United States. .... for infantry units and red for artillery, though the design of eagles remained a largely individual art.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_band

A military band is a group of personnel that performs musical duties for military functions, .... Modern-day military musicians often perform a variety of other styles of music in different ensembles, from chamber music to rock and roll. ... of American and British military music and the exposure of the military to Nigerian art.

www.defense.gov/explore/story/Article/1633695/guide-to-us-military-bands-and-music

Sep 14, 2018 ... Each branch of the military boasts a diverse offering of musical talent that ... Army bands play a variety of music styles to inspire soldiers, foster the support of .... Center for the Performing Arts, Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall.

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Career musicians in military bands tend to travel extensively. ... Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, is a percussionist with the Concert Band within .... listening to lots of live and recorded music of different genres – the better your chances.

www.britannica.com/art/band-music

Band: Band, (from Middle French bande, “troop”), in music, an ensemble of ... of oboes and bassoons formed part of the paraphernalia of military life. ... a style of band music identified as Turkish, or Janissary, music (after the elite troops who, c. ... were to raise the art of the band to a distinguished level, making band music, ...

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Jun 2, 2017 ... Also, during this time the number of musicians who played in a band grew ... bands, ensemble bands and other types of bands, Marching Band.

www.nytimes.com/2010/09/04/arts/music/04army.html

Sep 3, 2010 ... The new musical mission matches current military doctrine: the creation of ... Bands must be able to support “multiple objectives with targeted musical styles.” ... Army bands are not there to cultivate personal creativity, artistic ...

www.navy.com/careers/navy-musician

Join the highly acclaimed community of skilled musicians in the U.S. Navy. ... in top venues around the world by auditioning for the renowned U.S. Navy band.

www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/music/military-bands-offer-musicians-great-jobs-similar-challenges-to-orchestras/2014/07/17/db5c52aa-0c33-11e4-8c9a-923ecc0c7d23_story.html

Jul 19, 2014 ... Washington's military bands offer functional music - but have the same ... or at the National Gallery of Art, or at the Washington National Opera, where, like .... It's much more inclusive of a wide variety of musics and genres.”.