Now thousands of feet and bayonets moved and halted at the officers' command, turned with banners flying, formed up at intervals, and wheeled round other similar masses of infantry in different uniforms; now was heard the rhythmic beat of hoofs and the jingling of showy cavalry in blue, red, and green braided uniforms, with smartly dressed bandsmen
in front mounted on black, roan, or gray horses; then again, spreading out with the brazen clatter of the polished shining cannon that quivered on the gun carriages and with the smell of linstocks, came the artillery which crawled between the infantry and cavalry and took up its appointed position.
The explosions killed 11 military personnel - four soldiers of the Blues & Royals at Hyde Park, and seven bandsmen
of the Royal Green Jackets at Regent's Park.
finished their piece, and sat down to wipe their perspiring faces.
The trouble apparently developed when an officer tried to stop bandsmen
brushing up against and damaging parked cars.
St Patrick's Church has witnessed disorder and discord in recent years, with some parading loyalist bandsmen
accused of provocative and sectarian behaviour while passing by.
, who were accompanying parading Orangemen, were found guilty of playing the so-called Famine Song, which is played to the same tune as the Beach Boys Sloop John B, but with anti-Catholic lyrics.
He had the drive to succeed and he was the inspiration for scores of young bandsmen
and women, many of whom came to the party.
It was followed two hours later by a blast at the Regents Park bandstand that killed seven Royal Green Jackets bandsmen
as they played before a crowd of 120.
Ages of the bandsmen
and women are from eight to 65.
Hackett and Bob Ryder, COO, Constellation Brands (at podium, with gavel), were joined by executives from Crown and Constellation, and serenaded by a number of Mexican bandsmen
London, Sep 28 (ANI): Army bandsmen
in Britain have been asked to wear earplugs when they perform over health and safety concerns-but they are not liking as it makes them play out of tune and out of time.
were taking part in the town mayor's annual civic parade against the background of Hugh Bell School, demolished almost a decade later to make way for Teesside Magistrates Court.