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Fort Ti Hosts National Muster

This weekend, Fort Ticonderoga will reverberate with the thunderous sound of over 600 fifes and drums as it hosts the National Fife and Drum Corps Muster. The Fort has traditionally hosted a muster during the first weekend in August, but this is the first time this high-profile National Muster will be held at the Fort. Musician/reenactors from throughout the U.S. and Canada will perform at the event. Todd Moe talks with Mike Edson, Fort Ticonderoga's Drum Major. Edson has been a member of the fort's fife and drum corps since the mid 70's when he was a teenager.  Go to full article

Fife and Drum Corps Music

At Memorial Day ceremonies yesterday at Fort Ticonderoga, the fife and drum corps also honored the soldiers of France and Britain buried at the site. They performed Le Rondeau and God Save the King, under the direction of Drum Major Mike Edson.  Go to full article

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