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America's Greatest Hits


Release Date: 05/11/2004 
Label:  Universal   Catalog #: 000233702   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Irving BerlinSamuel Augustus WardMay BraheTraditional,   ... 
Performer:  David WillisonBenjamin Luxon
Conductor:  Eric RogersRobert MerrillJerold OttleyJohn T. Williams,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers ChoraleEric Rogers OrchestraLondon Festival Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918/1938; USA 
Language: English 
2.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Conductor:  Robert Merrill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Festival Orchestra,  London Festival Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Language: English 
3.
Bless this house by May Brahe
Performer:  David Willison (Piano), Benjamin Luxon (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
4.
America "My country, 'tis of thee" by Traditional
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1831; USA 
Language: English 
5.
Shenandoah by Traditional
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: USA 
Language: English 
6.
The Battle of New Orleans by Jimmy Driftwood
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USA 
Language: English 
7.
My old Kentucky home, good night by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; USA 
Language: English 
8.
This Land is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Boston Pops Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
9.
American Salute by Morton Gould
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Boston Pops Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
10.
Caissons go Rolling Along by Traditional
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
11.
Anchors Aweigh by Charles A. Zimmerman
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906 
12.
The Wild Blue Yonder by Traditional
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
13.
Semper Paratus by Francis S. Van Boskerck
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: Romantic 
14.
Marines' Hymn by Arthur Phillips
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; USA 
15.
National Emblem by Edwin Eugene Bagley
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; USA 
16.
Semper Fidelis by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888; USA 
17.
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; USA 
18.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
19.
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Semper Paratus: U. S. Coast Guard March
Anchors aweigh (U.S. Navy March)
The Caissons Go Rolling Along or The U.S. Field Artillery March; (1918)
America The Beautiful
Bless this house
America (My Country 'Tis Of Thee)
Shenandoah
The Battle of New Orleans
My Old Kentucky Home
This Land Is Your Land
American Salute
The Star-Spangled Banner
Wild Blue Yonder
The Marines' Hymn
National Emblem
Semper Fidelis - Arr. Hewitt
Washington Post
The Stars and Stripes Forever

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