Bands

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Timbales - History of The Term in Cuba
... general type of drum used in military bands, perhaps slung either side of a horse, and in classical orchestras ... were replaced by pailas criollas, which were originally designed to be used by street bands ... In a modern band the timbalero may also have a trap kit to switch to for certain numbers ...
Western Swing
... late 1920s in the West and South among the region's Western string bands ... jazz and blues blended with swing and played by a hot string band often augmented with drums, saxophones, pianos and, notably, the steel guitar ... in several ways from the music played by the nationally popular horn-driven big swing bands of the same era ...
Alto Horn - Repertoire
... It is instead found in brass bands, concert bands, and is a fixture of British brass bands (under the name tenor horn), in all of which it often plays a role similar to that of the ...
Cougar (disambiguation) - Bands
... Cougar (band), an instrumental band from Madison, WI Cougars (band), an indie rock band from Chicago, IL The Cougars, a rock band from Bristol, UK ...
Voo Voo - Band Members
... Founder and leader of the band, its name comes from his initials ... He also plays with the bands "Osjan" and "Gaya" ... He also played with the band "Maanam" ...

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    Bible: New Testament, Luke 2:10 -12.

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