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5 Stars - Favorites From The 5 Browns


Release Date: 09/30/2008 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 736966   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-KorsakovSergei RachmaninovAaron CoplandIgnaz Friedman,   ... 
Performer:  Gregory BrownRyan BrownMelody BrownDeondra Brown,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The 5 Browns
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano), Ryan Brown (Piano), Melody Brown (Piano),
Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The 5 Browns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
2.
Pieces (2) for Piano 6 Hands: Waltz in A major by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Melody Brown (Piano), Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890-1891; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1890 - 1891). 
3.
Appalachian Spring: Simple Gifts by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano), Ryan Brown (Piano), Melody Brown (Piano),
Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The 5 Browns
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USA 
4.
Tabatiere a musique by Ignaz Friedman
Performer:  Melody Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
5.
Piano Pieces (6) Arranged from Songs, Op. 41: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Deondra Brown (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
6.
History of the Tango: Retrato d'Alfredo Gobbi by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Ryan Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; Argentina 
7.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Melody Brown (Piano), Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
8.
An American in Paris: Blues by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano), Ryan Brown (Piano), Melody Brown (Piano),
Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano), Chris Botti (Trumpet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The 5 Browns
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
9.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Melody Brown (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
10.
Aunt Hagar's Children Blues by W.C. Handy
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; USA 
11.
Virtuoso Etudes (7) after Gershwin: no 4, Embraceable you by Earl Wild
Performer:  Desirae Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; USA 
12.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano), Ryan Brown (Piano), Melody Brown (Piano),
Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The 5 Browns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
13.
Andalucia "Suite Española": 6th movement, Malagueña by Ernesto Lecuona
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano), Ryan Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Cuba 
14.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Deondra Brown (Piano), Desirae Brown (Piano), Gregory Brown (Piano),
Ryan Brown (Piano), Melody Brown (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The 5 Browns
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
15.
Superstar Etude no 1 by Aaron Jay Kernis
Performer:  Gregory Brown (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; USA 

Sound Samples

Flight of the Bumble Bee
Scenes from "West Side Story"
Valse
Simple Gifts/Going Home
Allegretto gioviale, No. 3
Ich Liebe dich, Op. 41, No. 3
Retrato de Alfredo Gobbi from History of the Tango
Clair de Lune from Suite Bergamasque
Home Blues from An American in Paris
Carnival of the Animals - The Swan
Aunt Hagar's Blues
Embraceable You from Seven Virtuoso Etudes
18th Variation from Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Malaguena from Andalucia Suite
Rhapsody in Blue
Superstar Etude

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