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The Golden Age of Light Music: Fiddles and Bows

Release Date: 09/10/2013 
Label:  Guild   Catalog #: 5201   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Emile DeltourDorothy FieldsCole PorterSteve Race,   ... 
Conductor:  Roger RogerRobert FarnonFrederick FennellSteve Race,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Guild Music begins its second Century of Light Music recordings with the tried and tested formula of old friends, plus some new names making their first appearance in “The Golden Age of Light Music” series. Among the familiar orchestras regular collectors will be reassured to find Robert Farnon, David Rose, Roger Roger, Percy Faith, Frederick Fennell, Dolf van der Linden and Werner Muller. Frenchman Robert Chauvigny makes his Guild debut as both composer and conductor, while the acclaimed pianist Eric Parkin is represented with one of his own charming compositions specially arranged by Robert Farnon. Adding to their growing Guild repertoire we find Steve Race, Franck Pourcel, Hans Georg Arlt, Bernie Wayne, Acquaviva and Cyril Stapleton – Read more all combining to make another enjoyable selection of Light Music ‘delights’ to suit all tastes. - Guild Music Read less

Works on This Recording

Fiddles and Bows, for pops orchestra by Emile Deltour
Conductor:  Roger Roger
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Close as pages in a book by Dorothy Fields
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Anything Goes: Blow, Gabriel Blow by Cole Porter
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Nicola, for pops orchestra by Steve Race
Conductor:  Steve Race
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Always on My Mind, for pops orchestra by Philip Green
Conductor:  Philip Green
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Scenic Railway, for pops orchestra by Roger Roger
Conductor:  Roger Roger
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Chaconne for pops orchestra by Edmund Kotscher
Conductor:  Hans-Georg Arlt
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Poppycock, for pops orchestra by Cyril Watters
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
The Lonely Dancer, for piano (or orchestra) by Eric Parkin
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
The End of a Love Affair by Edward C. Redding
Conductor:  Cyril Stapleton
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
The Bottle Theme, for pops orchestra by Robert Chauvigny
Conductor:  Robert Chauvigny
Period: Modern 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
American Hoe-Down, for pops orchestra by David Rose
Conductor:  David Rose
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Olé Guapa by Arie Maasland
Conductor:  Werner Muller
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Right as the Rain, song by Harold Arlen
Conductor:  Percy Faith
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Bubble Car, for pops orchestra by Felton Rapley
Conductor:  Charles Williams
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Chablis, for pops orchestra by Frank Pourcel
Conductor:  Frank Pourcel
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
The Strong and the Tender, for piano & pops orchestra by Bernie Wayne
Conductor:  Bernie Wayne
Period: Modern 
Length: 7 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Out and About, for pops orchestra by Cedric King Palmer
Conductor:  Dolf van der Linden
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Romantic Rhapsody, for pops orchestra by Felton Rapley
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Joyeux réveil, for pops orchestra by Roger Roger
Conductor:  Roger Roger
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Anglesey, for pops orchestra (from British Scenes) by Trevor Duncan
Conductor:  Dolf van der Linden
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Shopping Tour, for pops orchestra by Bruce Campbell
Conductor:  Kurt Rehfeld
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Some of These Days by Shelton Brooks
Conductor:  Werner Muller
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Seventh Heaven: A Man with a Dream by Victor Young
Conductor:  Tony Acquaviva
Period: Modern 
Written: 1955 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 

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