The All American Trumpeters
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The All American Trumpeters, now known as The Trumpeteers, started life as a small marching band in Sunflex, Alabama, USA. No exact date of establishment has been proved but it is believed to be around 1880/1885. It is known that, in 1901, the group made a brief visit to the UK and played a fund-raising show in the Shropshire village of Myddle. The group did not visit the UK again but are still going strong (with no original members) in the USA as the Trumpeteers
Over the years, various members left and there was a tradition of their sons taking their place. The first female member (Valaida Snow  did not join the group until 1954 by which time the group was known simply as The Trumpeteers.
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