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America! A Celebration Of Freedom From Our Nation's Finest


Release Date: 09/07/1999 
Label:  Altissimo   Catalog #: 5556   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Woody GuthrieJohn Philip SousaSamuel Augustus WardMorton Gould,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force BandUnited States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 51 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes air force medley by various composers. Ensembles: United States Air Force Band, United States Air Force Singing Sergeants.
Includes armed forces medley by various composers. Ensembles: United States Air Force Band, United States Air Force Singing Sergeants.
Includes work(s) by George M. Cohan. Ensemble: United States Air Force Band.
Includes air force medley by various composers. Ensembles: United States Air Force Band, United States Air Force Singing Sergeants.
Includes armed forces medley by various composers. Ensembles: United States Air Force Band, United States Air Force Singing Sergeants.
Includes work(s) by George M. Cohan. Ensemble: United States Air Force Band. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
This Land is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: Arranged: Percy Faith 
2.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
3.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
4.
American Salute by Morton Gould
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Philip Lang 
5.
Give me your tired, your poor by Irving Berlin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Roy Ringwald 
6.
Armed Forces Medley by Floyd Werlé
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Michael Davis 
7.
This is my country by Al Jacobs
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1940; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Walters and Floyd E. Werlé
This work was written in collaboration with Don Raye. 
8.
A Cohan Medley by Floyd Werlé
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
9.
Revolutionary Etude by Robert Russell Bennett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: This selection was written in collaboration with Robert Shaw. 
10.
Northern Lights by Robert Russell Bennett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: This selection was written in collaboration with Robert Shaw. 
11.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Floyd E. Werlé and Michael Davis 
12.
Air Force Medley by Henry Baker
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Floyd E. Werlé 
13.
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United States Air Force Band,  United States Air Force Singing Sergeants
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Notes: Francis Scott Key wrote the words to the "Star-spangled Banner" in 1814.
He used the melody from Smith's song "To Anacreon in Heaven." 

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