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Fifes and Drums Multimedia


Through the Ranks

February 16, 2015

A new web features follows an entering class of Fifers and Drummers on their journey through the ranks.

Fifes and Drums: The Music

May 20, 2013

Members of the Senior Corps of the Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums play the tunes that directed a soldier through his day, from morning’s first light to the night’s last ale.

Fifes and Drums: The Instruments

May 13, 2013

Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums introduces the instruments designed to be heard under cannon fire and over musket volleys. Learn the history of their distinctive sound with Amy Miller and members of the Senior Fife and Drum Corps.