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Brass - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 12/06/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 66708   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Claudio MonteverdiGiovanni GabrieliWilliam ByrdJohann Pachelbel,   ... 
Performer:  E. Power Biggs
Conductor:  Kazuyoshi AkiyamaAndrew KazdinMaurice PeressEugene Ormandy,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian BrassBoston Symphony Orchestra BrassNew York Philharmonic Brass,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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This disc includes both ADD and DDD recordings.
Includes signal march. Ensembles: Empire Brass, Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass.
This disc includes both ADD and DDD recordings.
Includes signal march. Ensembles: Empire Brass, Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Vespro della Beata Vergine: Sicut erat in principio by Claudio Monteverdi
Conductor:  Kazuyoshi Akiyama
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass,  Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass,  New York Philharmonic Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1610; Mantua, Italy 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
2. Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1: Sonata pian e forte alla quarta bassa by Giovanni Gabrieli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass,  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1597; Venice, Italy 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
3. Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1: Canzon septimi toni a 8 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Brass Ensemble,  Philadelphia Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1597; Venice, Italy 
4. Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1: Canzon septimi toni a 8 - no 2 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass,  Cleveland Orchestra Brass Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1597; Venice, Italy 
5. Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1: Canzon duodecimi toni a 10 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Brass Ensemble,  Philadelphia Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1597; Venice, Italy 
6. Canzona per sonar no 2 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Conductor:  Kazuyoshi Akiyama
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass,  New York Philharmonic Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Notes: Arranged: John Serry 
7. Canzona per sonar no 4 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Conductor:  Kazuyoshi Akiyama
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass,  New York Philharmonic Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Notes: Arranged: John Serry 
8. The March before the Battle, or The Earl of Oxford's March, MB 93 by William Byrd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
9. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass,  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
10. Fanfare royale by Josquin Des Préz
Conductor:  Andrew Kazdin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Brass Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
11. Allemande by William Brade
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
12. Galliarde by William Brade
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
13. The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080: Contrapunctus 9, a 4, alla duodecima by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1745-1750; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
14. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass,  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
15. Idoménée: Rigaudon by André Campra
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Maurice Peress
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Brass Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1712; France 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
16. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: G. Bergler 
17. Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
18. Ellen Bayne by Stephen Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass,  Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: G.W.E. Friederich 
19. Yankee Doodle by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass,  Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass
Notes: Arranged: G.W.E. Friederich 
20. Rainbow Schottisch by Stephen Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass,  Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: G.W.E. Friederich 
21. My old Kentucky home, good night by Stephen Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass,  Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; USA 
Notes: Arranged: G.W.E. Friederich 
22. Old Folks Quadrilles: no 4, Farewell my Lilly dear by Stephen Foster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass,  Boston Symphony Orchestra Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; USA 
Notes: Arranged: G.W.E. Friederich 
23. Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
24. Sinfonietta: 1st movement, Allegretto "Sokol Fanfare" by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
25. La péri: Fanfare by Paul Dukas
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911-1912; France 
26. Háry János, Op. 15: Suite - no 4, Battle & Defeat of Napoleon by Zoltán Kodály
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Hungary 
27. Pictures at an exhibition: no 16, The Great Gate of Kiev by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice Ravel 

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