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Unformatted text preview: 4. recreation the first two of these utilizes what is known as “field music”; during the Revolution and after, this was often played by fifes and drums Ex. From class: “Lady Hope’s Reel”; “Yankee Doodle” The other popular use of bands was for Harmoniemusik , played by so-called “bands of music.” (This fits into the “recreation” category as Well as “public ceremonies). These used other instruments, usually in pairs : oboes, clarinets, horns, bassoons, trumpets. Ex.: “Washington’s March” composed to honor General Washington Ex.: “Hail Columbia” composed after the Revolution...
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- revolutionary war era, Newly composed songs, intertextual references Printed, Andrew Law, public ceremonies