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American Classics - An American Salute - Spirit Of The Nation


Release Date: 06/18/2002 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8559147   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Morton GouldAaron CoplandJohn Philip SousaVictor Herbert,   ... 
Conductor:  Theodore KucharStephen GunzenhauserKeith BrionWilliam T. Stromberg,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ukrainian National Symphony OrchestraCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaRoyal Artillery Band,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. American Salute by Morton Gould
Conductor:  Theodore Kuchar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ukrainian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1999 
Venue:  Ukrainian National Radio Hall, Kiev 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
2. Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes - no 4, Hoe-down by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
3. Hail to the Spirit of Liberty by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Keith Brion
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Artillery Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1999 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
4. Panamerica by Victor Herbert
Conductor:  Keith Brion
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/1999 
Venue:  Slovak Radio Concert Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
5. Stephen Foster Gallery: Camptown Races by Morton Gould
Conductor:  Theodore Kuchar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ukrainian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1999 
Venue:  Ukrainian National Radio Hall, Kiev 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
6. Grand Canyon Suite: Sunrise by Ferde Grofé
Conductor:  William T. Stromberg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1998 
Venue:  Poole Arts Center, Dorset, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
7. Liberty Fanfare by John Williams
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
8. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/2000 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow, Scotland 
Length: 7 Minutes 41 Secs. 
9. Variations for Organ on "America" by Charles Ives
Conductor:  José Serebrier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1891; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: William Schuman 
10. Battle Hymn of the Republic by Traditional
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Richard Hayman Orchestra
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
11. Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Keith Brion
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
12. Amber Waves by Morton Gould
Conductor:  Theodore Kuchar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ukrainian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1999 
Venue:  Ukrainian National Radio Hall, Kiev 
Length: 7 Minutes 21 Secs. 
13. The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 

Sound Samples

American Salute: An
Rodeo - 4 Dance Episodes: Rodeo: Hoe-Down
Hail to the Spirit of Liberty
Pan-Americana: Pan Americana
Foster Gallery: Camptown Races
Grand Canyon Suite: "Sunrise"
Liberty Fanfare
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Variations on America (orch. W. Schuman): Variations on 'America'
Amber Waves
Battle Hymn of the Republic
The Stars and Stripes Forever: Stars and Strips Forever
The Star Spangled Banner

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