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Title: Drums
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Strike Up the Band.
Strike Up the Band won Band of the Year in the 1993 carnival competition.
Strike Up the Band was inspired by George Gershwin's work of the same name.
Female costume consisting of a drum majorette's suit and a drum. The head piece is a red newsboy cap with a white feather, looped gold braid and a gold flower attached to it. The suit consists of a gold, red and black striped v-shaped tunic with gold and white epaulettes, tucked into the white mini skirt. A white bra top is worn under the narrow tunic. The skirt is white, flared and a gold belt is worn over it. The costume is completed by the knee high white boots, white and gold wristbands and the red, white and gold drum that the masquerader carries on a gold banded white drum belt. A gold coat-of-arms is impressed on the drum.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1993
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; DRUM; MAJORETTE; COAT-OF-ARMS; MUSIC; INSTRUMENTS
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Title: Royal Trumpeter
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Strike Up the Band.
Strike Up the Band won Band of the Year in the 1993 carnival competition.
Strike Up the Band was inspired by George Gershwin's work of the same name.
Male costume consisting of a head piece, cape, suit and trumpet. The head piece is a gold hat with a curled brim and a large white feathers at the front and back. The cape is cobalt blue with a gold edge, tucked into the waist of a skirt. A pleated gold skirt with a white cummerbund is worn over a pair of white tights. Black knee high boots with high tops are worn and the costume is completed by the gold wristbands and the trumpet which the masquerader carries. A gold fringed white flag with a gold and blue coat-of-arms and gold looped cords hangs from the trumpet.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1993
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; COAT-OF-ARMS; TRUMPET; MUSIC
Copyright: NALIS


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