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Golden Age Of Light Music - Musical Kaleidoscope Vol 3

Release Date: 10/13/2009 
Label:  Guild   Catalog #: 5154   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Charles WilliamsRaymond,David RoseKermit Leslie,   ... 
Performer:  Robert FarnonRafael MendezWinifred Atwell
Conductor:  Sidney TorchHans RosbaudDavid RoseKermit Leslie,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Queen's Hall Light OrchestraBaden-Baden Symphony OrchestraDavid Rose Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Guild Music's first two ''Musical Kaleidoscope'' CDs (GLCD 5139 & 5140) were well received, judging by the requests for more of the same. It seems that many people enjoy a wide variety of musical styles, rather than just one theme for a compilation. Each new Guild Light Music CD now includes compositions specifically requested by enthusiasts around the world, and music lovers in Britain, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and the USA will all be hearing their special favourites in this collection. The final two tracks are a bonus for those who still remember when ''The Phantom Raspberry Blower Of Old London Town'' (a Jack the Ripper pastiche) was an eight-week comic serial as part of the hugely popular ''The Two Ronnies'' BBC-TV comedy Read more series. An important ingredient was the choice of music, and the two titles regularly heard - Desperate Moment and Sinister Street No. 1 - are now available for the first time on a commercial CD. Read less

Works on This Recording

Winged Messenger by Charles Williams
Conductor:  Sidney Torch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Queen's Hall Light Orchestra
Baden-Baden by Raymond,
Conductor:  Hans Rosbaud
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baden-Baden Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Holiday for Trombones by David Rose
Conductor:  David Rose
Orchestra/Ensemble:  David Rose Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Jalopy by Kermit Leslie
Conductor:  Kermit Leslie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kermit Leslie Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Just for Two by Raymond Ellis
Conductor:  Jeff Morley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jeff Morley Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
White by Victor Young
Conductor:  Frank Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Tales of the Three Blind Mice by Ronald Binge
Conductor:  Sidney Torch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sidney Torch Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Shaftesbury Avenue by Jack Strachey
Conductor:  Louis Voss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Louis Voss Orchestra
Boston Two Step by L. C. Everett
Conductor:  Sidney Bowman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sidney Bowman Orchestra
Vivaracho by Clements,
Conductor:  Don Sesta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Don Sesta Tango Orchestra
Twilight Reverie by Temple Abady
Conductor:  Walter Collins
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Promenade Orchestra
Music Box Revue: Lady of the Evening by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Peter Yorke
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Peter Yorke Concert Orchestra
Piano Playtime by Robert Farnon
Performer:  Robert Farnon (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Telecast Ensemble
Domani by Ulpio Minucci
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Richard Hayman Orchestra
Valse bluette by Riccardo Drigo
Performer:  Rafael Mendez (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Victor Young
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victor Young Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Banners of Victory by Roger Barsotti
Conductor:  Harry Fryer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harry Fryer Orchestra
That's All by Bob Haymes
Conductor:  Nicholas Acquaviva
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Acquaviva Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Ecstasy by Otto Cesana
Conductor:  Otto Cesana
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Otto Cesana Orchestra
Capitol Revue: Swanee by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Guy Luypaerts
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guy Luypaerts Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; New York, USA 
Deep Night by Charles Henderson
Conductor:  Richard Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Strings
Captain of the Guard by William Patrick Donovan
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish State Radio Orchestra
La muse légère: March by Marius Constant
Conductor:  Sidney Torch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sidney Torch Orchestra
Karelia Suite, Op. 11: no 3, Alla marcia by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Thomas Jensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 32: no 3, Rustles of spring by Christian Sinding
Conductor:  Charles Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Queen's Hall Light Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Germany 
Sérénade by Gabriel Pierné
Conductor:  Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Concerto symphonique for Piano no 4 in D minor, Op. 102: Scherzo by Henry Charles Litolff
Performer:  Winifred Atwell (Piano)
Conductor:  Annuncio Paolo Mantovani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Neophonic Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1852; France 
The Phantom Raspberry Blower of Old London Town: Desperate Moment by Kenneth Essex
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Celebrity Symphony Orchestra
The Phantom Raspberry Blower of Old London Town: Sinister Street no 1 by Peter Franklyn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Celebrity Symphony Orchestra

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