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So, boys, be jolly and all ready to go.
Views Read Edit View history. There are many legends surrounding the origins of the march. So, boys, be jolly and all ready to go: The first outline piano rendition was written in In the time of the German Kaiser the title “Hohenfriedberger” was symbolic both on the basis of its connection with the great military victories of Friedrich II and because of the authorship of the House of Hohenzollern.
Wipe your saber and leave the battle; For all around on Friedberg’s heights Is far and wide seen no more of our Enemy  And calls our Kingto the place we are today: This forced Prince Charles of Lorraine to retreat.
See templates for discussion to help reach a consensus. For the first time inin celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the battle, the march was given lyrics, “Auf, Ansbach-Dragoner!
Drum, Kinder, seid lustig und allesamt bereit: Please compress this material to remove any irrelevant or unimportant information. The melody appears to be largely derived from The Pappenheimer Marchwhich dates from the earlyth century.
Prince Charles has appeared on Friedberg’s heights to compare himself with us, the Prussian Army. Buckle on your sabre and brace yourself for battle!
It is understood that the king issued to the Bayreuther dragoon regiment marscg Gnadenbriefor “letter of grace”, that authorized it to play both grenadier marches of the foot soldiers with flutes and drums and the cuirassier marches of the cavalry with kettledrums and trumpet fanfare.
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The speaker is boasting that the close-packed white-coated Austrians would melt away before the Dragoons’ charge like a field of springtime snow. To the Ansbach Dragoons!
And they  also still stand so close together on Friedberg’s height, We could ride them down like spring hohenfreidberger.
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Supposedly, the Bayreuther dragoon regimentwhich was crucial in securing a Prussian victory, reported to its quarters the day after the battle while the march was played. Whether the march was actually played then is just as questionable as the claim that Frederick II of Prussia was the composer of the piece.
March by possibly Frederick the Great. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.