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“ Welcome to Tapsbugler! Helping provide Taps for Veterans at military funerals is important to us! Please contact us on information about providing a live bugler to sound Taps at the ceremony for your loved one. Just click on Find A Bugler below. Please explore the website and I hope you come away with a little more knowledge about this great American treasure we have in those 24 notes. ”

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Welcome to Taps Bugler

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Welcome to the Official Website and Blog of Taps Historian and BuglerJari Villanueva To those who have subscribed to our blog we say thank you so much for taking a few minutes to read about subjects I am passionate about like Bugles, Bugling, and supporting military funerals with live musicians. I also like to provide […]

Bugle Calls Recorded on Cylinder

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

BUGLE CALLS ON CYLINDERS Rough Riders Bugler Emil Cassi Rough Riders Bugler 3438 Y E. Berliner’s Gramophone. Emil Cassi, bugler. Re-enactment of bugle calls sounded at San Juan Hill, Santiago, Cuba, July 1, 1898: First call; reveille; assembly; forward, guide right; halt; skirmish; rally. Taps as sounded at the graves of Sergeant Hamilton Fish, Jr., […]

Lincoln’s Second Inaugural

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

On March 4, 1865 Abraham Lincoln made his way to the United States Capitol to be sworn in for his second term of office. No American election had ever been held under wartime conditions and it was testament to the will of the country and president that it happened. Lincoln’s platform was under the newly […]

The Star Spangled Banner adoption as our national anthem

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

March 3rd marks the anniversary of “The Star-Spangled Banner’s” adoption as our national anthem, thanks in large part to John Charles Linthicum, a Maryland congressman who spent 12 years working to convince members of Congress to enact legislation. The “Star-Spangled Banner” has been the topic of performance interpretation since it has came back into the […]

An Introductory History of the Bugle From its Early Origins to the Present Day

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

An Introductory History of the Bugle From its Early Origins to the Present Day By Jari Villanueva ©2019 TapsBugler Where to begin? How to approach an elusive subject such as the history of bugles? The first thing is to find a definition of “bugle.” And as we explore the history of the bugle, it is […]

Articles and Manuals

Friday, January 18th, 2019

Articles about Taps and Bugle History The following are articles with great information on the history of Taps, bugles, trumpets and  bugling. These have been collected over many years after much research. If you wish to download these you will have a comprehensive history of this great military tradition. These are all in PDF format. […]

Tribute to a Band Director

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Tribute to Clarence Wroblewski, Band Director at Patterson High School, Baltimore MD Clarence Wroblewski, former Band Director at Patterson High School passed away on November 22, 2018. Clarence was a man who for 35 years gave of his time, talent, patience, leadership, and skills to help mold thousands of young men and women. There are […]

The US Marine Band at Gettysburg

Sunday, November 18th, 2018

The US Marine Band at Gettysburg   In anticipation of the dedication of the new cemetery in Gettysburg to be held in November 1863, Secretary of the Navy Gideon Welles approved a request by an “agent of the grounds” to have The United States Marine Band present at the ceremony. “The [Navy] Department has no […]

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