Home >> Escadrille
Escadrille
Rollover image for closeup

Escadrille

Item #: AL.00-36700

Our Price:
$52.00

No Rating Unrated ( Be the first to review this item )

Composed by Leonard A. Orcino.

Young Symphonic. Level: 2 (Medium Easy). Conductor Score & Parts. 128 pages. Published by Alfred Publishing. (AL.00-36700)

Free Shipping on this item in orders above $199

In Stock
Usually ships within 4-5 business days

 

Early in World War I (1916), prior to the USA entering the conflict, Americans joined the French Air Corps. They were originally called the Escadrille Americaine---the name was changed to Escadrille de Lafayette after protest from the Germans that America was not in the war. The Escadrille had a reputation for daring recklessness and a party atmosphere. The corps mascots were two lion cubs, "Whiskey" and "Soda." The insignia was an American Indian head with a flowing war bonnet. The entire squadron merged with the American Air corps (1918) once the USA entered the war.

"Thanks so much! Wow, I'm really impressed with your service. I have ordered the Techniques book for my son and am hoping he'll be inspired. Thanks so much again for your prompt response and service. I'll be coming back for more and recommending you to others."

-- M.M., North Barrington, IL
"I ordered a baritone ukulele from your site, and I just wanted to take time out of my day to let you know that your service and products you sell are fantastic. Keep up the good work, and please share this comment with as many people as possible. I know you are more likely to hear when something goes wrong, so here is a huge thank you from a happy customer!"

-- L.S., Columbus, OH
"When my fiancé told me he wanted an acoustic guitar for his birthday, I had no idea how I was going to pull it off. However, this site made it very easy for me. It is very easy to find what you are looking for and the "related items" helped me pick out some accessories. I did experience a problem when it came to shipping. One of my items was reported as delivered by UPS. But when I contacted ActiveMusician, they sent out another stand right away, and it still arrived in time! I have nothing but good things to say about this site, and I have already started telling everyone about them!"

-- P.H., Lexington Park, MD
 
 
 
Over 140,000 Items In Stock and Ready to Ship
 
Search