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America The Beautiful - Songs & Hymns From The American Soul


Release Date: 02/12/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 67803   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Samuel Augustus WardTraditionalStephen FosterVictor Herbert,   ... 
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 business days.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
2. Home on the Range by Traditional
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
3. Beautiful dreamer by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
4. Babes in Toyland: Toyland by Victor Herbert
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
5. Aura Lee by George R. Poulton
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
6. Bless this house by May Brahe
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
7. Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
8. Old folks at home by Fritz Kreisler
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
9. Shenandoah by Traditional
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
10. Turkey in the Straw by Traditional
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1834; Ireland 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
11. Dixie by Daniel Emmett
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
12. Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes - no 4, Hoe-down by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
13. My old Kentucky home, good night by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
14. Nearer, my God, to Thee by Lowell Mason
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
15. Praise God from whom all blessings flow by Loys Bourgeois
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 
16. Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Carmen Dragon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capitol Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957-61 
Venue:  Hollywood, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carmen Dragon 

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