The Broken Note JFK Taps 48 years later

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by tapsbugler, Nov 26, 2011.

  1. tapsbugler

    tapsbugler New Friend

    Mar 27, 2007
    Yesterday (NOV 25th) marked the 48th anniversary of the funeral of President John F. Kennedy. Keith Clark, Army Bugler, sounded Taps at the conclusion of the three-day State Funeral. Here is the story of the “Broken Note”:

    Photos of Keith Clark:
    Keith Clark, Bugler at JFK’s Funeral « Taps Bugler: Jari Villanueva

    Gun salute, three volleys and Taps at Funeral of President John F. Kennedy:
    Taps at Funeral of President John F. Kennedy - YouTube
  2. Maui_Jimmy

    Maui_Jimmy Piano User

    Jun 28, 2011
    Deer Park, TX
    Thanks for the post! A few years ago my son and I went to the 6th Floor Museum. Although I wasn't even born when Kennedy was assassinated, I found respect for him from what I read about him there.
  3. mrsemman

    mrsemman Piano User

    Apr 8, 2010
    As usual, Jari, you keep us abreast of integral dates in our lives. I listen to your tribute CD, "The Day is Done" on a daily basis along with Clark's rendition of taps at the funeral.

    Thank you for the information.


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