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Bear Essentials - Remembrance Classics

Remembrance Classics / Various
Release Date: 11/09/2004 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 24117   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Eric CoatesGordon LangfordWilliam Paris ChambersHenry Walford Davies,   ... 
Performer:  Paula BottBryn TerfelRoderick ElmsLibby Crabtree,   ... 
Conductor:  Roy NewsomeAlex EvansRichard HickoxMatthias Bamert,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cranwell Royal Air Force College BandBesses o' th' Barn BandRegimental Band of the Coldstream Guards,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The Dam Busters by Eric Coates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cranwell Royal Air Force College Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
2. Battle of Britain March by Gordon Langford
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
3. Boys of the Old Brigade by William Paris Chambers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; USA 
4. March for the Royal Air Force by Henry Walford Davies
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
5. Onward! Christian Soldiers by Arthur Sullivan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; England 
6. Dear Lord and Father by Edward Parry
7. God be in my head by Henry Walford Davies
Conductor:  Roy Newsome,  Alex Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; England 
8. Guide me, O thou great redeemer by Traditional
9. Abide with me by William Henry Monk
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; England 
10. Jerusalem by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Roy Newsome,  Alex Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; England 
11. Coronation Ode, Op. 44: Land of Hope and Glory by Sir Edward Elgar
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; England 
12. God save the King/Queen by Anonymous
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1744; England 
13. Last Post by Traditional
14. Greater love hath no man by John Ireland
Performer:  Paula Bott (Voice), Bryn Terfel (Voice)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; England 
15. Komm, süsser Tod, komm, sel'ge Ruh'!, BWV 478 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Matthias Bamert
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1736; Leipzig, Germany 
16. Valiant for truth by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; England 
17. Sospiri, Op. 70 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Roderick Elms (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; England 
18. Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Libby Crabtree (Voice)
Conductor:  Yan Pascal Tortelier
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888 rev 1893; France 
19. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
20. Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
21. The Crucifixion: God so loved the world by John Stainer
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
22. Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564: Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Written: 1708-17 
23. Solemn Melody by Henry Walford Davies
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
24. Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Matthias Bamert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Cöthen, Germany 
25. Banks of Green Willow by George Butterworth
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; England 
26. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
27. Prelude and Fugue "Spitfire" by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
28. Coronation March "Crown Imperial" by Sir William Walton
Performer:  John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
29. A Wartime Sketchbook by Sir William Walton
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
30. Things to Come, F 131: Epilogue by Sir Arthur Bliss
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934-1935; England 
31. Battle of Britain March by Gordon Langford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cranwell Royal Air Force College Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
32. The Boys of the Old Brigade by W.H. Hyddleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regimental Band of the Coldstream Guards
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
33. A Wartime Sketchbook, for orchestra (arranged by C.Palmer from film scores): Prologue by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Modern 
Written: 1990 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
34. Things to Come, F 131: Epilogue by Sir Arthur Bliss
Conductor:  Rumon Gamba
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934-1935; England 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
35. R. A. F. March Past for band (or orchestra) by Henry Walford Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cranwell Royal Air Force College Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?19th Century; United Kingdom 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
36. Onward! Christian Soldiers by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  Roy Newsome,  Geoffrey Brand
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
37. Dear Lord and Father of Mankind by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Roy Newsome,  Alex Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
38. Guide me, o thou great Jehovah by John Hughes
Period: Romantic 
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
39. Abide with me by William Henry Monk
Conductor:  Roy Newsome,  Alex Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
40. Coronation Ode, Op. 44: Land of Hope and Glory by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Anne Collins (Voice)
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
41. God Save the Queen (National Anthem, United Kingdom and Northern Ireland) by Anonymous
Conductor:  James Stobart
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1740; United Kingdom 
Length: 1 Minutes 13 Secs. 
42. Last Post, bugle call (English) by Traditional
Performer:  Patrick Addinall (Trumpet)
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
43. Reveille, bugle call (English) by Traditional
Performer:  Patrick Addinall (Trumpet)
Length: 0 Minutes 25 Secs. 
44. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Matthias Bamert
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 50 Secs. 
45. The Crucifixion: God so loved the world by John Stainer
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
46. Toccata, Adagio and Fugue, for organ in C major, BWV 564 (BC J36): Adagio in C by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Matthias Bamert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1712; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
47. Solemn Melody by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Michael Austin (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 

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