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On The Shoulders Of Giants

Winds / Royal Conservatoire Of Scotl
Release Date: 06/12/2012 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 6178   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter GrahamChristian LindbergSteve FormanMartin Dalby,   ... 
Performer:  Tom PoulsonDavur Magnussen
Conductor:  Nigel BoddiceBryan Allen
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"On the Shoulders of Giants" by Peter Graham, inspired by a quotation from Sir Issac Newton, pays tribute to the diversity of great American brass virtuosi whose legacy has provided the foundation for many giants of today. This album features a variety of colorful works for symphonic winds. "On the Shoulders of Giants" by Peter Graham, inspired by a quotation from Sir Issac Newton, pays tribute to the diversity of great American brass virtuosi whose legacy has provided the foundation for many giants of today. This album features a variety of colorful works for symphonic winds. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
On the Shoulder of Giants, for band by Peter Graham
Conductor:  Nigel Boddice
Length: 18 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2.
Behac Munroh by Christian Lindberg
Performer:  Tom Poulson (Trumpet), Davur Magnussen (Trombone)
Conductor:  Nigel Boddice
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2004 
Length: 17 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3.
Inner Weather, for band by Steve Forman
Conductor:  Bryan Allen
Length: 18 Minutes 7 Secs. 
4.
A Plain Man's Hammer, for band by Martin Dalby
Conductor:  Nigel Boddice
Length: 15 Minutes 7 Secs. 
5.
Behemoth, for band by Rory Boyle
Conductor:  Nigel Boddice
Length: 9 Minutes 14 Secs. 

Sound Samples

On the Shoulder of Giants: Fanfares
On the Shoulder of Giants: Elegy
On the Shoulder of Giants: Fantasie Brilliante
Behac Munroh
Inner Weather: Earthquake Weather
Inner Weather: Kite Weather
Inner Weather: Lenticular Clouds
Inner Weather: Santa Anas
A Plain Man's Hammer
Behemoth

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