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Enduring Freedom - America's Greatest Hits


Release Date: 07/01/2003 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000065802   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Irving BerlinSamuel Augustus WardGeorge M. CohanWoody Guthrie,   ... 
Performer:  Marilyn HorneBenjamin LuxonDavid WillisonDame Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor:  Eric RogersJohn T. WilliamsCarl DavisJulius Rudel,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers ChoraleEric Rogers OrchestraTanglewood Festival Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918/1938; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
2.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
3.
You're a grand old flag by George M. Cohan
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4.
This Land is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus,  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
5.
Columbia, the gem of the ocean by David T. Shaw
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
6.
Bless this house by May Brahe
Performer:  Benjamin Luxon (Baritone), David Willison (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
7.
Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
8.
Liberty Fanfare by John T. Williams
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
9.
Caissons go Rolling Along by Traditional
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
10.
Anchors Aweigh by Charles A. Zimmerman
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
11.
The United States Air Force Song by Robert M. Crawford
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: USA (1938).
Composition revised: USA (1951). 
12.
Semper Paratus by Francis S. Van Boskerck
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
13.
Marines Hymn by Edward M. Van Loock
Conductor:  Rodney Bashford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grenadier Guards Band
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
14.
Semper Fidelis by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Donald Hunsberger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
15.
National Emblem by Edwin Eugene Bagley
Conductor:  Douglas A. Pope
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regimental Band of the Coldstream Guards
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
16.
US Field Artillery by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
17.
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
18.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Wind Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
19.
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor:  Eric Rogers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eric Rogers Chorale,  Eric Rogers Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
20.
Tie a Yellow Ribbon 'Round the Ole Oak Tree by L. Russell Brown
Conductor:  Annuncio Paolo Mantovani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mantovani & His Orchestra,  Annunzio Paolo Mantovani Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: This song was written in collaboration with Irwin Levine. 

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