“Honoring Those Fallen (Performing Funeral Honors)”
11:00am, Wednesday May 6th
In a live chat, Coast Guard Band trumpeter MUC Gino Villarreal discusses the
important role of buglers in performing honors at military funerals.
Topics discussed to include:
- format of a military funeral
- what role the bugler plays
- how the bugler physically, mentally, and emotionally prepares
- what it’s like and what it means to honor America’s fallen
There will be opportunities for questions and answers during this live talk as well as a
performance of Taps by Chief Villarreal. Hope to see you there!