St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City on March 17.
Halifax Citadel Nova Scotia Canada 2002
Jaybird Day 2005
Deep River Muster 1977
Honoring Pepe at
Annual Corps  
Meeting 2005
Cruising to
Bermuda 1986
Duke and Ron
in Ireland 1999
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Troopers Muster
Picnic 2008
Jaybird Day 2004
Freddy's Surprise
Birthday Party
Post Paddy's Day
Party 2008
O'Brien playing
his drum stick
Deep River Muster
Uncle Nick at
Jaybird Day 2007
Old Friends Ed,
Larry and Howie at
Ancients Jollification
Playing like one
"If there was a prize for hardest playing band, it could well have gone to the
Bronx-based New York Ancients Fife and Drum Band, led by Teresa Peragrini, who
maintained a marvelous marching consistency along the green painted line in the middle
of the avenue.
The band members hardly took a breath as they belted out everything from Dixie to
Roddy McCorley and Battle Cry of Freedom".

The quote above, we are pleased to note, recently appeared in The Irish Echo Newspaper.
And speaking of the St. Patrick's Day Parade...
Visit to Joe Wilburn
Mike and Frank at Fraunces Tavern enjoying a pub tour
with the Daughters of the American Revolution
Each year the New York Ancients host
a gathering of its members, family and
friends on the Saturday following
Thanksgiving.  November 30, 2013 was
no exception as drum corps friends
from far and wide gathered to enjoy
the festivities once again.  Click on   

to read the write-up by Paul Lenci, the
New York Ancients' business manager,
that appeared in the summer
and fall 2013 issue of The