Christopher F. Eley

Real Name:
Christopher Frederick Eley
(1756 - 1832)
Clarinettist, Cellist and Composer
Became the Music-Master of the Coldstream Guards at the request of Frederick, Duke of York and Colonel, Coldstream Guards in 1785.

Eley wrote the Duke of York slow march for the Colonel of the Regiment,The Duke of York and published the march under that title in 1789. The same march was republished under
the title the Figaro March in 1805. The Regiment adopted the march as its Regimental March in 1805

Writing & Arrangement

CD-GUARDS 1, CDM 7 94893 2 Christopher F. Eley - Marching With The Grenadier Guards album art The Band Of The Grenadier Guards The Duke Of York Slow March The Band Of The Grenadier Guards - Marching With The Grenadier Guards(CD, Comp, RM) Music For Pleasure Premier, Music For Pleasure Premier CD-GUARDS 1, CDM 7 94893 2 UK 1990 Sell This Version