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Black Dyke Mills Band Celebrate 150 Years


Release Date: 08/11/1993 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 4516   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Henry WillcocksHerman KoenigArmas JärnefeltGordon Langford,   ... 
Performer:  Phillip McCannNorman LawJohn CloughSandy Smith
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
The Champions by George Henry Willcocks
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2.
Alpine Echoes and Post Horn Gallop by Herman Koenig
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Posthorn), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Parkes/McCann 
3.
Praeludium by Armas Järnefelt
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Pearce 
4.
Sonata, Serenade and Scherzo for Trombone and Brass Band: Serenade by Gordon Langford
Performer:  Norman Law (Trombone)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5.
Midwest March by Joseph John Richards
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
6.
Serenade, Op. 6 no 1 by Enrico Toselli
Performer:  John Clough (Euphonium)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Pearce 
7.
Snow Maiden: Suite - Dance of the Tumblers by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880/1895; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Wilfred Heaton 
8.
Downland Suite: 2nd movement, Elegy by John Ireland
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932/1941; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
9.
Capriccio brillante by Herman Bellstedt
Performer:  Sandy Smith (French Horn)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Sandy Smith 
10.
Deep Harmony by Parker,
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: This hymn is based on a composition by Handel. 
11.
Famous British Marches Medley by Gordon Langford
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
12.
Orphée aux enfers: Can-can by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858/1874; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Pearce 
13.
Ruler of the Spirits Overture, J 122/Op. 27 by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Halliwell 
14.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 4th movement, Allegro con fuoco by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Weston Nicholl 

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