drum major


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the leader of a marching band or drum corps

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King actually said: "Yes, if you want to say that I was a drum major, say that I was a drum major for justice.
SMART MOVE: Gerry is a drum major in Canadian Legion Veteran pipe band in Vancouver, below; PERFECT FIT: Gerry tries his hat for size, top, after Wendy Rogan provided the Victorian hat stretcher, above Pictures by IAN COOPER
Drum major Denis Sinclair (above centre) and policeman Barney Barnes (centre left) leading the marching bands.
His brother was a drum major in the Scots Guards but it was their father who taught them to love the pipes.
Calder Tropical Turf Handicap G3 1m1f turf Ballast, trained by Graham Motion and ridden by Rafael Bejarano, beat Bob's Proud Moment by a length and a quarter, with the favourite Drum Major third.
Darlington soldier Corporal Stephen Elstob is the new Drum Major of the 1st Battalion The Green Howards.
His wife, Marie (Kaya Bruel), and her lover, the Drum Major (Tom Jensen), both wear hot red - a dominant color.
David Richardson was named best drum major and the Corps won the overall title by 12 points.
Proving he was not so much a drum major as a drum minor, he kept dry beneath the bass drum of Scott Moore, of Uddingston Pipe Band, as piper Brian Donnachie played on.
MEET Brodie MacAskill - the world's tiniest drum major.
WESTBORO - On the practice field overlooking Westboro High School, Band Director Matthew Lefebvre and Senior Drum Major Emily Giuliano are perched on ladders, shouting orders like drill sergeants.
He has much to offer in future and is a drum major in the making in the image of the best of The Green Howards.
Fresh from his first victory at the track 24 hours earlier, Fallon lost out to High Fly and Drum Major aboard Pat Byrne's charge in the $125,000 contest.
The priest is also the drum major for the Los Angeles Scottish Pipers.
MAKING MUSIC: Band members (left to right) Drum Major Simon Stafford, Sandra Maguire, Laura Barnes and Corporal Andrew Gardener.