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More Of The World's Most Beautiful Melodies / Phillip Mccann


Release Date: 07/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 4502   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertDermot MacmurroughTraditionalGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Malcolm HicksPhillip McCann
Conductor:  Gordon LangfordMajor Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.Black Dyke Mills Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This recording was made in All Saints' Church, Tooting London and Dewsbury Town Hall in October and November of 1986. This recording was made in All Saints' Church, Tooting London and Dewsbury Town Hall in October and November of 1986. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Malcolm Hicks (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
2. Macushla, your sweet voice is calling by Dermot Macmurrough
Performer:  Malcolm Hicks (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1910; Ireland 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
3. Skye Boat Song by Traditional
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Gordon Langford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Written: Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
4. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Gordon Langford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
5. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
6. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26: 2nd movement, Adagio by Max Bruch
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
7. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Written: 1873-1874 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford
Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
8. The Holy City by Stephen Adams
Performer:  Malcolm Hicks (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1892; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
9. Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford
Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
10. I hear you calling me by Charles Marshall
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet), Malcolm Hicks (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
11. A brown bird singing by Haydn Wood
Performer:  Malcolm Hicks (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
12. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 2nd movement, Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
13. Lucia di Lammermoor: Quando rapito in estasi by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
14. Martha: Ach, so fromm by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Gordon Langford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
15. Faust: Salut! demeure chaste et pure by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Gordon Langford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 

Sound Samples

La boheme (arr. for cornet and brass band): La boheme, Act I: Che gelida manina (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Aida: Act I: Celeste (arr. for cornet, harp and brass band)
Skye Boat Song (arr. for cornet, harp and brass band)
A Brown Bird Singing (arr. for cornet and organ)
Macushla (arr. for cornet and organ)
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 (arr for cornet and brass band): Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Carmen: Act I: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle, "Habanera" (arr. for cornet, harp and brass band)
The Holy City (arr. for cornet and organ)
Cavalleria rusticana: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo (arr. for cornet and brass band)
I Hear You Calling Me (arr. for cornet and organ)
Ellen's Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 56, No. 6, D. 839, "Hymne an die Jungfrau" (arr. for cornet and organ)
Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64 (arr. for cornet and brass band): Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: II. Andante (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Martha: Act III: M'appari tutt'amor (Ach so fromm) (arr. for cornet, harp and brass band)
Faust: Salut! demeure chaste e pure (arr. for cornet, harp and brass band)
Lucia di Lammermoor (arr. for cornet and brass band): Lucia di Lammermoor: Quando rapito in estasio (arr. for cornet and brass band)

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