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Christmas Brass 2 / Brass Arts Quintet


Release Date: 01/03/2020 
Label:  Mark Records   Catalog #: 54505  
Composer:  Lowell MasonJohann Sebastian BachFranz SchubertWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Elves’ have it! Merry Christmas “2” you, from Brass Arts Quintet, because Santa Claus is BAQ in Town! This is the second in the “Christmas Brass” series from the acclaimed Brass Arts Quintet. In volume one, there were “Suites and Treats” and now, there’s MORE new great music, MORE new great charts and MORE “Joy to the World” created by this ensemble. All splendidly performed, recorded and presented in a fun manner. This WILL be your new Christmas favorite because these are not the same old boring charts, same old tired music and worn out oldies. Celebrate your Holiday this season with this fresh, new release, because Christmas is BAQ in town! The Elves’ have it! Merry Christmas “2” you, from Brass Arts Quintet, because Santa Claus is BAQ in Town! This is the second in the “Christmas Brass” series from the acclaimed Brass Arts Quintet. In volume one, there were “Suites and Treats” and now, there’s MORE new great music, MORE new great charts and MORE “Joy to the World” created by this ensemble. All splendidly performed, recorded and presented in a fun manner. This WILL be your new Christmas favorite because these are not the same old boring charts, same old tired music and worn out oldies. Celebrate your Holiday this season with this fresh, new release, because Christmas is BAQ in town! Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Notes: arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 
2.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 54, Herr, wenn die stolzen Feinde by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: arr. Kathryn Adduci for brass quintet 
3.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 
4.
German Dances (3), K 605: no 3 in C major "Sleigh ride" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: arr. Charles Decker for brass quintet 
5.
Carol of the Russian Children by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Written: Russia 
Notes: arr. Greg Danner for brass quintet 
6.
Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 
7.
O little town of Bethlehem by Lewis H. Redner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; United States 
Notes: arr. Chris McCormick for brass quintet 
8.
It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Romantic 
Notes: arr. Chris McCormick for brass quintet 
9.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Notes: arr. Chris McCormick for brass quintet 
10.
Go tell it on the mountain by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: arr. Greg Danner for brass quintet 
11.
Mary, Did You Know?, song by Buddy Greene
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Written: 1990 
Notes: arr. Greg Danner for brass quintet 
12.
Christmas Waltz by Jule Styne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
Notes: arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 
13.
Santa Baby by Joan Javits
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Written: 1953 
Notes: arr. for brass quintet 
14.
Chipmunk Song by Ross Bagdasarian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Notes: (Christmas Don't Be Late) arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 
15.
White Christmas: Excerpt(s) by Irving Berlin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Notes: arr. for brass quintet -Sisters -Snow -Count Your Blessings Instead of Sheep -White Christmas 
16.
Home Alone: Somewhere in My Memory by John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: arr. Greg Danner for brass quintet 
17.
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree by Johnny Marks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Notes: arr. Chris McCormick for brass quintet 
18.
Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984 
Notes: arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 
19.
Last Christmas by George Michael
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: circa 1983 
Notes: arr. for brass quintet 
20.
All I Want for Christmas is You by Mariah Carey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Period: Contemporary 
Notes: arr. Greg Danner for brass quintet 
21.
Santa Claus Is Back In Town by Jerry Leiber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Brass Arts Quintet
Notes: arr. Joshua Hauser for brass quintet 

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