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Hymns And Things / Evans, Newsome, Besses O' Th' Barn Band


Release Date: 10/29/2008 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 4529   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalFelix MendelssohnWilliam Henry MonkCharles Hubert Parry,   ... 
Performer:  Raymond StansfieldKeith ListerStuart ScottStephen W. Hopper,   ... 
Conductor:  Roy NewsomeAlec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Whitworth Hall, Manchester 21 February 1982 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Recorded in: Whitworth Hall, Manchester 21 February 1982 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Dry bones by Traditional
Performer:  Raymond Stansfield (Trombone), Keith Lister (Trombone), Stuart Scott (Trombone)
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
2.
Hear my prayer: O, for the wings of a dove by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
3.
Abide with me by William Henry Monk
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; England 
Notes: Arranged: Rimmer 
4.
Jerusalem by Charles Hubert Parry
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
5.
Praise my soul, the King of Heaven by John Goss
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
6.
Casanova: O Madonna, auf uns sieh "Nuns' Chorus" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Stephen W. Hopper (Cornet), Roy Newsome (Organ)
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
7.
The Church's One Foundation by Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Roy Newsome 
8.
God be in my head by Henry Walford Davies
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; England 
9.
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Roy Newsome (Organ)
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
10.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Roy Newsome (Organ)
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford
This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
11.
Lead kindly light by Traditional
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Notes: Arranged: Purday and Newsome 
12.
Elijah, Op. 70: Thanks be to God by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Alec Owen 
13.
Deep Harmony by Parker,
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Notes: Arranged: Roy Newsome
This hymn is based on a composition by Handel. 
14.
Jerusalem the Golden by Traditional
Performer:  Roy Newsome (Organ)
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Notes: This selection is part of a 'Hymn Tune Medley' arranged by Gordon Langford. 
15.
Old Hundredth Psalm Tune by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Roy Newsome (Organ)
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; England 
Notes: This selection is part of a 'Hymn Tune Medley' arranged by Gordon
Langford. 
16.
Aberystwyth by Joseph Parry
Performer:  Roy Newsome (Organ)
Conductor:  Alec Evans
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Wales, UK 
Notes: This selection is part of a 'Hymn Tune Medley' arranged by Gordon
Langford. 
17.
Simple gifts by Joseph Brackett
Conductor:  Roy Newsome
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Besses o' th' Barn Band
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Goff Richards 

Sound Samples

Praise, My Soul the King of Heaven
Abide with me (arr. for brass band): Eventide (Abide with Me) (arr. for brass band)
Deep Harmony (arr. for brass band)
Simple Gifts (arr. for brass band)
Jerusalem (arr. for brass band)
Casanova (arr. for cornet and brass band): Casanova: Nuns' Chorus (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Hymn Tune Medley
Dem Bones (arr. for trombones and brass band)
Aurelia (arr. for brass band)
Hear my prayer (arr. for brass band): O for the Wings of a Dove (arr. for brass band)
God be in my head (arr. for organ and brass band)
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind (arr. for organ and brass band)
Ave Maria (arr. for organ and brass band)
Sandon (arr. for brass band)
Elijah, Op. 70: Thanks be to God (arr. for brass band)

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