Bands

Some articles on bands, band:

Western Swing
... originated in the late 1920s in the West and South among the region's Western string bands ... blues blended with swing and played by a hot string band often augmented with drums, saxophones, pianos and, notably, the steel guitar ... from the music played by the nationally popular horn-driven big swing bands of the same era ...
Timbales - History of The Term in Cuba
... These were the same general type of drum used in military bands, perhaps slung either side of a horse, and in classical orchestras ... timpani 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 ...
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" ...
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 ...

Famous quotes containing the word bands:

    Nearly all the bands are mustered out of service; ours therefore is a novelty. We marched a few miles yesterday on a road where troops have not before marched. It was funny to see the children. I saw our boys running after the music in many a group of clean, bright-looking, excited little fellows.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    With girls, everything looks great on the surface. But beware of drawers that won’t open. They contain a three-month supply of dirty underwear, unwashed hose, and rubber bands with blobs of hair in them.
    Erma Bombeck (20th century)

    While they were there, the time came for her to deliver her child. And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in bands of cloth, and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 2:6,7.