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The Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2010 (DVD): A hush falls and darkness deepens, the great oak gates of the Castle sweep open and the swell of the pipes and drums cracks through the night sky. As the massed bands march out in their hundreds across the drawbridge, flanked by effigies of William Wallace and Robert The Bruce, emotions run high: this matchless spectacle unfailingly enthrals, symbolising the Scotland that everyone holds dear in their heart.
Take home the full 90 minutes of the Edinburgh Military Tattoo's 60th 'Diamond Anniversary' show recorded live at Edinburgh Castle. The wonderful spectacle of the Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2010 is a spine-tingling extravaganza of military music featuring bands from around the world, and, as always, it is set against the backdrop of the historic imposing fortress, Edinburgh Castle. Such is the blend of home and international talent that the show is always fresh, exciting and alive, even for the many faithful fans who 'never miss' a yearly visit to the Tattoo.
Featuring the Massed Pipes and Drums, the Lone Piper, and a host of acts from around the world including The Grenadier and Coldstream Guards Bands, The New Zealand Army Band, Motorcycle display,The Citadel Regimental Band and Pipes from the USA, The Band of the Brigade of Gurkhas, The Army Physical Training Core, The Royal Jordanian Armed Forces Contingent and The Representative Band of the Border Guard of the Republic of Poland.
Commentary – Iain Anderson
Running time 90 minutes excluding special features
Main Feature with and without commentary
Video News Release
Tattoo 2010 Trailer
highlights from the Tattoo's 2010 show in Sydney, Australia
The Guards Big Band
Future Dates and contact info
Format: This DVD will play anywhere in the world
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