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The World's Most Beautiful Melodies / Phillip Mccann


Release Date: 07/29/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 4501   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákCharles GounodJohannes BrahmsEdward Cockrane Purcell,   ... 
Performer:  Phillip McCannIain Robertson
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 13/09/1984, 14/09/1984 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Bill Todd (assistant) Recorded in: St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 13/09/1984, 14/09/1984 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Bill Todd (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
2. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Iain Robertson (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann
This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
3. Songs (5), Op. 49: no 4, Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Iain Robertson (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
4. Passing by by Edward Cockrane Purcell
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet), Iain Robertson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
5. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
6. Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
7. Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
8. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
9. Les Filles de Cadiz "Chanson Espagnole" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
10. My love is like a red, red rose by Traditional
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Written: Scotland 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
11. Préludes, Book 1: no 8, La fille aux cheveux de lin by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
12. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Langford 
13. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Conductor:  Major Peter Parkes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Black Dyke Mills Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Parkes 
14. Du bist die Ruh, D 776/Op. 59 no 3 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Phillip McCann (Cornet), Iain Robertson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 
15. The Lost Chord by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Iain Robertson (Organ), Phillip McCann (Cornet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1984 
Venue:  St Anne's Cathedral, Leeds 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Phillip McCann 

Sound Samples

7 Gipsy Melodies, Op. 55, "Zigeunerlieder" (arr. for cornet and brass band): Songs My Mother Taught Me (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Ave Maria (arr. for cornet and brass band)
5 Lieder, Op. 49 (arr. for cornet and brass band): 5 Lieder, Op. 49: No. 4. Wiegenlied (Lullaby) (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Passing by (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Madama Butterfly (arr. for cornet and brass band) (One fine day): Madama Butterfly, Act II: Un bel di vedremo (One fine day) (arr. for cornet and brass band)
6 Romances, Op. 6 (arr. for cornet and brass band): 6 Romances, Op. 6: No. 6. Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Rusalka, Op. 114 (arr. for cornet and brass band): Rusalka, Op. 114, Act I: Lieblicher Mond (Song to the Moon) (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Turandot (arr. for cornet and brass band): Turandot, Act III Scene 1: Nessun dorma (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Les filles de Cadix (The Maids of Cadiz) (arr. for cornet and brass band)
My Love Is Like a Red, Red Rose (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Du bist die Ruh, Op. 59, No. 3, D. 776 (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Preludes, Book 1 (arr. for cornet and brass band): Preludes, Book 1: No. 8. La fille aux cheveux de lin (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Gianni Schicchi (arr. for cornet and brass band): Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro (arr. for cornet and brass band)
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Non so piu cosa son (arr. for cornet and brass band)
The Lost Chord (arr. for cornet and brass band)

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