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The Golden Age Of Light Music: Non-stop To Nowhere

Non-stop To Nowhere / Various
Release Date: 12/10/2013 
Label:  Guild   Catalog #: 5206   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Jerry BockFlorian ZabachRaymond HubbellAndré Previn,   ... 
Performer:  Florian Zabach
Conductor:  Alfred NewmanFlorian ZabachPhilip GreenPercy Faith,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rawicz & Landauer
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Although many Guild Light Music collections have a particular theme, every so often listeners are offered a very eclectic mix, full of contrasts and different musical textures. The title of this collection really says it all: simply an assortment of all kinds of Light Music, with a good proportion of it included at the special request of music lovers who have purchased previous CDs in this long running series. American conductors are strongly featured: Alfred Newman, Florian Zabach, Percy Faith, Mitchell Ayres, Joe Reisman, the Spencer-Hagen Orchestra and George Siravo confirm the depth of light music-making in the USA over fifty years ago. The title track is by the English composer Tony Hatch, who was on the threshold of a distinguished Read more international career, initially helped by writing hit songs for Petula Clark then eventually reaching his composing pinnacle with the theme tune for 'Neighbours'. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. On the Side of the Angels by Jerry Bock
Conductor:  Alfred Newman
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
2. Harum-Scarum, for violin & pops orchestra by Florian Zabach
Performer:  Florian Zabach (Violin)
Conductor:  Florian Zabach
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
3. Poor Butterfly, song by Raymond Hubbell
Conductor:  Philip Green
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
4. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, theme from the film score by André Previn
Conductor:  Percy Faith
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5. Ballad of the Sea by Joe Reisman
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rawicz & Landauer
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
6. Non-Stop to Nowhere, for pops orchestra by Tony Hatch
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
7. The Awakening of Pedro by Mitchell Ayres
Conductor:  Mitchell Ayres
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8. Antilles by Jacques LaRue
Conductor:  Joe Reisman
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
9. Desiree, for pops orchestra by James Kriegsmann
Conductor:  Bruce Campbell
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
10. Grasshopper, for pops orchestra by Herbert Spencer
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
11. Piccadilly Hoe-Down, for pops orchestra by Ray Martin
Conductor:  Ray Martin
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
12. Badinage, for pops orchestra by Roger Roger
Conductor:  Roger Roger
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
13. Hey! Taxi, for pops orchestra by George Siravo
Conductor:  George Siravo
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
14. Poppet, for pops orchestra by Ken Warner
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
15. Candy Floss, for pops orchestra by Dennis Berry
Conductor:  Dolf van der Linden
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
16. Frantic Fiddles, for pops orchestra by Johnny Gregory
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
17. Folies Parade, for pops orchestra by Cyril Watters
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
18. Twinkle Toes, for pops orchestra by Van Phillips
Conductor:  Kurt Rehfeld
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
19. Pennsylvania Dutch, for pops orchestra by Dolf van der Linden
Conductor:  Ludo Philipp
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
20. Jamboree, for pops orchestra by Clive Richardson
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
21. Starlight Special, for pops orchestra by Ernest Tomlinson
Conductor:  Erich Börschel
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
22. Ten to One, for pops orchestra by Leslie Statham
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
23. Down Channel: Nautical Overture, for orchestra by Alec Rowley
Conductor:  Walter Collins
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
24. Toward Adventure, for pops orchestra by Gilbert Vinter
Conductor:  Kurt Rehfeld
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
25. Rustic Revels Suite: All the Fun of the Fair by Percy Fletcher
Conductor:  Charles Williams
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
26. Metropolitan March, for pops orchestra by Roger Barsotti
Conductor:  Sidney Torch
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 

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