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March On! - Famous Organ Marches / Michael Stairs


Release Date: 09/23/1996 
Label:  Dtr/Direct-to-tape   Catalog #: 8901   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John Philip SousaRichard WagnerCharles GounodEric Coates,   ... 
Performer:  Michael Stairs
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; USA 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
2.
Tannhäuser: Festival March by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
3.
Marche funèbre d'une marionette by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872/1879; France 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
4.
London "London Every Day": Knightsbridge by Eric Coates
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
5.
Love for Three Oranges: March, Op. 33b no 1 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; Paris, France 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
6.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
7.
Marche Religieuse by Felix Alexandre Guilmant
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
8.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: March of the Fairies by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
9.
Military Marches (3) for Piano 4 hands, D 733/Op. 51: no 1 in D major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
10.
The Birds: Bridal March by Charles Hubert Parry
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
11.
Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1700; England 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
12.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 
13.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 4 in G major by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Michael Stairs (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; England 
Venue:  Longwood Gardens 

Sound Samples

Washington Post March (arr. for organ)
Military March No. 4 in G major, Op. 39, "Pomp and Circumstance" (arr. G.R. Sinclair)
Tannhauser (arr. for organ): Tannhauser, Act II: Festive March (arr. for organ)
Marche funebre d'une marionnette (Funeral March of a Marionette) (arr. for organ)
London Suite, "London Everyday" (version for organ): London Suite, "London Everyday": III. Knightsbridge: March (version for organ)
The Love for Three Oranges Suite, Op. 33bis (arr. for organ): The Love for Three Oranges Suite, Op. 33bis: III. March (arr. for organ)
Aida (arr. for organ): Aida, Act II: Triumphal March (arr. for organ)
Pieces de differents styles, Book 1, Op. 15: No. 2. March religieuse on a Theme by Handel
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 (arr. for organ): A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March (arr. for organ)
3 Marches militaires, Op. 51, D. 733 (arr. M. Stairs): 3 Marches militaires, Op. 51, D. 733: No. 1 in D major (arr. M. Stairs)
The Birds (arr. W.G. Alcock): The Birds: Bridal March (arr. W.G. Alcock)
Suite in D major (version for organ): Suite in D major: IV. The Prince of Denmark's March, "Trumpet Voluntary" (version for organ)
Military March No. 1 in D major, Op. 39, "Pomp and Circumstance" (arr. E. Lemare and M. Stairs)

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