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Return To Sorrento - Italian Songs Arranged For Trombone


Release Date: 03/27/2007 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8570232   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ernesto De CurtisEduardo Di CapuaFrancesco Paolo TostiGiacomo Puccini,   ... 
Performer:  Joseph AlessiWarren JonesBarbara Allen
Conductor:  Virginia AllenSam Pilafian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessi Street BandExtension EnsembleJuilliard School Trombone Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes italian song(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Juilliard School Trombone Choir, Joe's Jersey Jazz Jesters Big Band, Alessi Street Band, Extension Ensemble. Conductors: Virginia Allen, Sam Pilafian. Soloists: Joseph Alessi, Warren Jones, Barbara Allen. Includes italian song(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Juilliard School Trombone Choir, Joe's Jersey Jazz Jesters Big Band, Alessi Street Band, Extension Ensemble. Conductors: Virginia Allen, Sam Pilafian. Soloists: Joseph Alessi, Warren Jones, Barbara Allen. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Torna a Surriento by Ernesto De Curtis
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessi Street Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
2.
Maria, Marì by Eduardo Di Capua
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessi Street Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
3.
Canzoni napoletane (3): no 3, Marechiare by Francesco Paolo Tosti
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessi Street Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
4.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
5.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
6.
Les soirées musicales: no 8, La danza by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Extension Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1830-1835; Italy 
Notes: Arranger: James Markey.
Theater C, SUNY, Purchase, New York (11/07/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/21/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/22/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/23/2004 - 11/24/2004) 
7.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Warren Jones (Piano), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
8.
La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessi Street Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
9.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Barbara Allen (Piano), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
10.
La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Alessi Street Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Elkjer. 
11.
Tetralogy of the Sun: no 1, Daybreak by Nicola Ferro
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
12.
Tetralogy of the Sun: no 3, Sunset by Nicola Ferro
Performer:  Warren Jones (Piano), Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 11/22/2004 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, N. 
13.
Napoli by James Kazik
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Conductor:  Virginia Allen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Juilliard School Trombone Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: Theater C, SUNY, Purchase, New York (11/07/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/21/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/22/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/23/2004 - 11/24/2004)
This selection is based on a theme by Luigi Denza. 
14.
Volare by Domenico Modugno
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Conductor:  Sam Pilafian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joe's Jersey Jazz Jesters Big Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; Italy 
Notes: Arranger: Sammy Nestico.
Theater C, SUNY, Purchase, New York (11/07/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/21/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/22/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/23/2004 - 11/24/2004) 
15.
The caddy: That's amore by Harry Warren
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Conductor:  Sam Pilafian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joe's Jersey Jazz Jesters Big Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Sammy Nestico.
Theater C, SUNY, Purchase, New York (11/07/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/21/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/22/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/23/2004 - 11/24/2004) 
16.
Arrivederci, Roma by Renato Rascel
Performer:  Joseph Alessi (Tenor Trombone), Joseph Alessi (Alto Trombone)
Conductor:  Sam Pilafian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joe's Jersey Jazz Jesters Big Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Notes: Arrangers: Perez Prado; Robert Elkjer.
Theater C, SUNY, Purchase, New York (11/07/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/21/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/22/2004); American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y.C. (11/23/2004 - 11/24/2004) 

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