field music

noun

Definition of field music

: the drummers, fifers, buglers, and pipers attached to military companies who sound the various calls for the troops and play for marching in the absence of the band also : the music produced by drummers, fifers, pipers, or buglers

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“Field music.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/field%20music. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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