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From Fife And Drum: Marine Band Recordings 1890-1988

Sousa / Weldon / Blankenburg / Us Marine Band
Release Date: 02/28/2012 
Label:  Altissimo   Catalog #: 60902   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Spoken WordA.F. WeldonCharles L. JohnsonCharles Gounod,   ... 
Performer:  Paul HumeArthur S. WitcombKennedy Ludlum
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Spoken introduction to the Washington Post march by Spoken Word
Performer:  Paul Hume ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
2.
Creanonian Polka, for band by A.F. Weldon
Performer:  Arthur S. Witcomb (Cornet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Post-Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/18/1909 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
3.
Crazy Bone Rag by Charles L. Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Modern 
Date of Recording: 03/22/1914 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
4.
Dream Hour broadcast introduction (with The Marines' Hymn) by Spoken Word
Performer:  Kennedy Ludlum ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Date of Recording: 07/16/1954 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5.
La reine de Saba: Grand March by Charles Gounod
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1862; France 
Date of Recording: 07/16/1954 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
6.
Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244: no 14 in F minor by Franz Liszt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1885; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/11/1969 
Length: 9 Minutes 6 Secs. 
7.
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: 5th movement, Witch's Sabbath by Hector Berlioz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Date of Recording: 03/06/1977 
Venue:  Live  Van Wezel Hall, Sarasota, FL 
Length: 9 Minutes 8 Secs. 
8.
A Message from the President of the United States by Spoken Word
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Date of Recording: 05/10/1988 
Venue:  Lincoln Library, The White House 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
9.
Concord, march for band by Clare Grundman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Date of Recording: 07/21/1988 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
10.
God of our fathers by George William Warren
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 07/21/1988 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
11.
Geneviève de Brabant: Galop by Jacques Offenbach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  "President's Own" United States Marine Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 07/21/1988 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
12.
Klar zum Gefecht, Op. 62 by Hermann L. Blankenburg
Date of Recording: 03/20/1914 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
13.
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/21/1988 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
14.
Thunderer by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1889; USA 
Date of Recording: 1896 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
15.
Semper Fidelis by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1927 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
16.
Ein Morgen, ein Mittag, ein Abend in Wien (Morning Noon and Night in Vienna), overture from the inci by Franz v. Suppé
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/20/1973 
Venue:  Live  Departmental Auditorium, Washington, D.C 
Length: 8 Minutes 23 Secs. 

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