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  • Description

    Part of STEPPING OUT issue.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of Royal Artillery Band marching around parade ground. Superimposed over top are C/Us of instruments being played and large artillery guns. C/U of band master, Lieutenant Geary.

    Interior of classroom. Various shots of young teenage boys in military uniforms practising scales on the violin. More shot of boys practising their instruments: clarinets, cellos, violins, double bases, trumpets and tubas. More shots of band marching on parade ground. Various C/Us of some of the cadets playing their instruments. The boys join the band at 14 years old, some go onto become bandmasters.

    London.

    L/S of 70 piece Royal Artillery Band performing military music on stage. The musicians are all fully trained members of the band.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42735
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1280.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:07:00 / 01:02:39:00
    Canister:
    NSP 184
    Sort Number:
    NSP 184
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Fashion & Music War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Corps military bands
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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