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French Bonbons / Parkes, Grimethorpe Colliery Band


Release Date: 09/24/1996 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 4542   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gustave Louis GanneClaude DebussyEdouard LaloGabriel Fauré,   ... 
Performer:  Richard MarshallJonathan BeattyMike Kilroy
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Dewsbury Town Hall 10,11 February 1996 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Jonathan Cooper Richard Smoker (assistant) Recorded in: Dewsbury Town Hall 10,11 February 1996 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Jonathan Cooper Richard Smoker (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. March Lorraine by Gustave Louis Ganne
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
2. Petite suite for Piano 4 hands: no 1, En bateau by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1886-1889; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
3. Petite suite for Piano 4 hands: no 3, Menuet by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1886-1889; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
4. Petite suite for Piano 4 hands: no 4, Ballet by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1886-1889; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
5. Norwegian Rhapsody for Orchestra: Presto by Edouard Lalo
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Wilkinson 
6. Dolly, Op. 56: no 1, Berceuse by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Graham 
7. Marche Militaire Française by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: W. B. Hargreaves 
8. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Graham 
9. Préludes, Book 1: no 8, La fille aux cheveux de lin by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Richard Marshall (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
10. La fille mal gardée: Act 1 - no 17a, Clog Dance by Louis Ferdinand Herold
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Martin 
11. An Offenbach Fantasy by Gordon Langford
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
12. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
13. Parade der Zinnsoldaten, Op. 123 by Leon Jessel
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Lübeck, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Thomas Bidgood 
14. Jocelyn, Op. 100: Ah! ne t'éveille pas encor "Berceuse" by Benjamin Godard
Performer:  Jonathan Beatty (Trombone)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
15. Marche militaire la ronde by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Trevor Sharpe 
16. Les pęcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jonathan Beatty (Trombone), Mike Kilroy (Euphonium)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Alan Fernie 
17. Joyeuse marche "Marche française" by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Venue:  Dewsbury Town Hall, England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 

Sound Samples

Marche lorraine
Petite suite (arr. for brass band): I. En bateau
Petite suite (arr. for brass band): III. Menuet
Petite suite (arr. for brass band): IV. Ballet
Rapsodie norvegienne (arr. for brass band): Rapsodie norvegienne: Presto (arr. for brass band)
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. for brass band): Dolly, Op. 56: No. 1. Berceuse (arr. for brass band)
Suite algerienne, Op. 60: Marche militaire francaise (arr. for brass band)
3 Gymnopedies (arr. for brass band): Gymnopedie No. 1 (arr. for brass band)
Preludes, Book 1 (arr. for cornet and brass band): Preludes, Book 1: No. 8. La fille aux cheveux de lin (arr. for solo cornet)
La fille mal gardee (arr. for brass band): La fille mal gardee: Clog Dance (arr. for brass band)
An Offenbach Fantasy
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. for brass band)
Die Parade der Zinnsoldaten, Op. 123 (arr. for brass band): Die Parade der Zinnsoldaten (Parade of the Tin Soldiers), Op. 123 (arr. for brass band)
Jocelyn, Op. 100 (arr. for trombone and brass band): Jocelyn, Op. 100: Berceuse (arr. for solo trombone)
Marche militaire la ronde (arr. for brass band)
Les pecheurs de perles (The Pearl Fisher): Les pecheurs de perles: Duet (arr. for euphonium and trombone)
Joyeuse marche (arr. for brass band)

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