The Royal Marines Band Service is the musical wing of the Royal Navy from the United Kingdom. They encompass Five different Bands in respective locations throughout the UK plus a training and arts academy of the Royal Marines School of Music near Portsmouth, England.
HM Royal Marine Drum & Bugle Corps
in one of the longest-standing Monster Drum Corps in the world. Here, we see them performing one of their many killer Drum Statics. Totally awesome. Totally Monster.
Marching Solos: McAlpine by Alan Piner BEM
Drum Static: Dei Gratia byPaul Annett
Drum Static: Magnum Opus by Tom Charnley & Kerrie Silk
Bugle Fanfare: Doggerbank Hussars by Russell Piner
Marching Solos: Illawalla by Tom Charnley
Drum Static: Canberra by Chris Harris
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