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The Essential Canadian Brass


Release Date: 08/11/1992 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 432571   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachNikolai Rimsky-KorsakovRichard StraussAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 2 in C minor, BWV 847 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson
This arrangement is titled "Be-bop Bach." 
2. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Howard Cable
This arrangement is titled "Flight of the Tuba Bee." 
3. Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Introduction by Richard Strauss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Fred Mills 
4. Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major by Antonio Vivaldi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Fred Mills 
5. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 8 in E flat minor, BWV 853 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson
This arrangement is titled "Blue Bach." 
6. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 2 in C minor, BWV 847 - Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson
This arrangement is titled "Dixie Bach." 
7. Canzoni et sonate (21): Canzon I a 5 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Stephen McNeff 
8. Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Frackenpohl 
9. Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 "Little G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1706; Arnstadt, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Ronald Romm 
10. Serenade for Winds no 10 in B flat major, K 361 (370a): 6th movement, Thema con variazioni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson
This arrangement is titled "Theme, Interludes, and Re-variations." 
11. La Virgen de la Macarena by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Ronald Romm 
12. Die Dreigroschenoper: Kanonensong by Kurt Weill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Stephen McNeff 
13. Amazing Grace by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson 
14. Tiger Rag by Edwin B. Edwards
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: This selection was composed in collaboration with Nick La Rocca, Tony
Spargo, and Larry Shields of The Original Dixieland Jazz Band.
Arranged: Luther Henderson
This arrangement is titled "Tuba Tiger Rag." 
15. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Fred Mills 
16. When the saints go marching in by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson
This arrangement is titled "The Saints' Hallelujah" and combined with elements of G.F. Handel's "Hallelujah Chorus." 
17. Beale Street Blues by W.C. Handy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Luther Henderson 
18. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Gary Kulesha 
19. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Notes: Arranged: Fred Mills 

Sound Samples

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30 - Zarathustra Fanfare
Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings and Continuo in C, R.537: 1. Allegro
Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings and Continuo in C, R.537: 2. Largo
Concerto for 2 Trumpets, Strings and Continuo in C, R.537: 3. Allegro
Canzone prima a 5 - 1.
Piano Sonata No.11 in A, K.331 -"Alla Turca" - Rondo alla turca
Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 "The Little"
Beale Street Blues
Il barbiere di Siviglia / Act 1: No.2 Cavatina: "Largo al factotum"
Serenade in B flat, K.361 "Gran partita" - Thema, Interludes and Re-variations, Arr. Luther Henderson
The Tale of Tsar Saltan: The Flight of the Tuba Bee
La Virgen de la Macarena
Die Dreigroschenoper - Cannon Song
Amazing Grace
Tuba Tiger Rag
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (WTK, Book I, No.2), BWV 847 - Be-bop Bach
Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor / D sharp minor (WTK, Book I, No. 8), BWV 853 - Blue Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (WTK, Book I, No.2), BWV 847 - Dixie Bach
Canon in D
The Saints' Hallelujah (Trad./Händel)

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