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Folk Treasures of America

Smith / Bands & Choruses Of The Us Military
Release Date: 11/13/2012 
Label:  Altissimo   Catalog #: 62372   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  John NewtonTraditionalSamuel SmithJohn Stafford Smith,   ... 
Performer:  Ben MorrisTimothy YoungKen Trimmins
Conductor:  Joseph GalenaCristina M. M. UrrutiaFinley R. HamiltonAlan Bonner,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A collection of American patriotic and folk melodies beautifully performed by various musical groups of the United States military forces. A collection of American patriotic and folk melodies beautifully performed by various musical groups of the United States military forces. Read less

Works on This Recording

Amazing grace by John Newton
Conductor:  Joseph Galena
Period: Classical 
Written: 1799 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Shenandoah by Traditional
Conductor:  Cristina M. M. Urrutia
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
America, for chorus & orchestra ("My Country 'Tis of Thee") by Samuel Smith
Conductor:  Finley R. Hamilton
Period: Romantic 
Written: United States of Ame 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor:  Alan Bonner
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Length: 1 Minutes 14 Secs. 
American Hoe Down Medley, for band by Charles Granofsky
Conductor:  Alan C. Sierichs
Period: Modern 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Sourwood Mountain by Traditional
Conductor:  Cristina M. M. Urrutia
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Beautiful dreamer by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Dwayne Milburn,  John C. Clanton
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Oh! Susanna by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Dwayne Milburn,  John C. Clanton
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Camptown races by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Dwayne Milburn,  John C. Clanton
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Civil War Medley, traditional war song arrangements for voice, chorus & band by Floyd Werlé
Performer:  Ben Morris (Voice)
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Long Time Ago by Traditional
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Conductor:  Keith D. Hinton
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Wade in the water by Traditional
Conductor:  Cristina M. M. Urrutia
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Maple Leaf Rag by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Timothy Young (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Go tell it on the mountain by Traditional
Conductor:  Dennis M. Leyendecker
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Old Joe Clark, folk song by Traditional
Conductor:  Lt. Chad Steffey
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Cohan's Big Three, medley for chorus & band (or orchestra) by Floyd Werlé
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  A. Phillip Waite
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918/1938; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Celebrating America Medley, for chorus & band by Michael Davis
Conductor:  Lt. Col. James M. Bankhea
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
When the saints go marching in by Traditional
Conductor:  Larry H. Lang
Written: USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Georgia on My Mind, song by Hoagy Carmichael
Performer:  Ken Trimmins (Voice)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1930; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
This Land is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
Conductor:  Lowell E. Graham
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
American Folk Medley, for band by Michael Davis
Conductor:  Steve Grimo
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Rocky Top, song by Boudleaux Bryant
Conductor:  Robert Sullivan
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
City of New Orleans by Steve Goodman
Conductor:  Robert Sullivan
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
God bless the U.S.A. by Lee Greenwood
Conductor:  Ralph M. Gambone
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Old American Songs, Set 1: Simple Gifts by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Finley R. Hamilton
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Amazing Grace - Taps (arr. K. Miller): Amazing Grace (arr. K. Miller)
Shenandoah (arr. J. Erb)
America, My Country Tis of Thee (arr. R. Edgerton)
The Star Spangled Banner (arr. F. Werle)
American Hoe Down - Chicken Reel - Turkey in the Straw (arr. C. Granovsky)
Sourwood Mountain (arr. J. Rutter)
Beautiful Dreamer (arr. J.W. Jenkins)
Susanna (Oh! Susanna) (arr. J.W. Jenkins)
Gwine to run all night (De Camptown Races) (arr. J.W. Jenkins)
Old American Songs I (text by J. Brackett, Jr.) (arr. W. Silvester): Old American Songs I: IV. Simple Gifts (arr. W. Silvester)
Maryland, My Maryland - Tenting on the Old Campground - John Brown's Body - Battle Hymn of the Republic: Civil War Medley I:
The Battle Cry of Freedom - Dixie - When Johnny Comes Marching Home: Civil War Medley II:
Long Time Ago
Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. P. Wilhousky for choir and orchestra): Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. P. Wilhousky)
Wade in the Water (arr. M. Hogan)
In My Dream Overture: III. Maple Leaf Rag (after J. Scott)
Go Tell It on the Mountain (arr. H. Helvey)
Old Joe Clark (arr. M. Wilberg)
A Cohan Medley (arr. F. Werle)
God bless America (arr. M. Davis)
This Is My Country - Fifty Nifty United States - America the Beautiful (arr. M. Davis): Celebrating America Medley:
When the Saints Go Marching In
Georgia on my Mind (arr. S. Bock): Georgia on My Mind
This Land is Your Land (arr. P. Faith): This Land Is Your Land (arr. P. Faith)
Michael Row the Boat ... - Hang Down Your Head Tom ... - Gotta Travel On - Lonesome Traveler- Country Roads - Cotton Fields - Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier - Where Have all the Flowers ... - Blowin' in the: Michael Row ... - Hang Down ... - Gotta Travel ... - Lonesome ... - Country Roads - Cotton ... - Johnny Has ... - Where Have all ... - Blowin' in ... - This Train ...
Rocky Top
City of New Orleans
God Bless the USA

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 Inspirational June 29, 2013 By R. Ross (New York, NY) See All My Reviews "Old favorites which includes a great mix, one right after the other and well done. I am delighted I bought this CD." Report Abuse
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