The Heritage of Canadian Military Music (inc. Royal Canadian Mounted Police Bands / Tattoos / Regimental Bands, etc)

By: Kopstein, Jack; Ian Pearson ; Foreword By Colonel (Ret'd) Ian Fraser

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Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 333 pages, b&w photos as well as some colour, ---"provides an overview of the history of military bands in Canada, including bands, marches, pipes, drums and tattoos. Through their longtime interest and experience with military bands the authors have collected information on individual bands, marches and songs, recordings, and many rare photographs which are featured in this book. Their careful research into this subject not previously well documented presents the remarkable tale of the men and women of the Canadian Forces Music Branch, past and present. This book explores the immense talent and creative ability of the band musicians, who have never received the recognition they deserve. --Also included: Histories of the Regimental Marches, A song book, A chart of military band instruments, Biographies of Canadian Directors of Music and Bandmasters and Pipe Majors. "---, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: The Heritage of Canadian Military Music (inc. Royal Canadian Mounted Police Bands / Tattoos / Regimental Bands, etc)

Author Name: Kopstein, Jack; Ian Pearson ; Foreword By Colonel (Ret'd) Ian Fraser

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: St Catharines, Ontario, St Catharines, ON: Vanwell Publishing, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

ISBN Number: 1551250500

ISBN Number 13: 9781551250502

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156517

Keywords: The Heritage of Canadian Military Music , Marches, Pipes, Drums, Tattoos, Recordings, Regimental, Instruments, Directors, Bandmasters, Pipe Majors, Nova Scotia International, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Band