American Anthem - Songs And Hymns / Denyce Graves, Et Al

Release Date: 11/6/2001
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: 09026638882
Number of Discs: 1

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This selection contains both DDD and ADD recordings.
Net proceeds from the sale of this album will go to the American Red Cross.
Works on This Recording
1. Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Orchestra/Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1942 ; USA
2. American Anthem by Gene Scheer
Performer: Joyce Hammann (Violin), Robert Chausow (Violin), Olivia Koppell (Viola), Jesse Levy (Cello), Denyce Graves (Mezzo Soprano), David Perry (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century
3. America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Performer: Jesse Levy (Cello), Joyce Hammann (Violin), Robert Chausow (Violin), Denyce Graves (Mezzo Soprano), Olivia Koppell (Viola), David Perry (Guitar)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1882 ;
4. Shenandoah by Traditional
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble: Boston Pops
5. America "My country, 'tis of thee" by Traditional
Conductor: Robert Shaw
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1831 ; USA
6. God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Performer: Raymond Murcell (Baritone), Florence Kopleff (Alto)
Conductor: Robert Shaw
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1918/1938 ; USA
7. Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Performer: Thomas [baritone] Pyle (Baritone)
Conductor: Robert Shaw
Period: Romantic
8. Variations on a Shaker Melody by Aaron Copland
Conductor: Richard Kapp
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Virtuosi
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1967 ; USA
9. He's got the whole world in His hands by Traditional
Performer: Franz Rupp (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
10. Alleluia by Randall Thompson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Musica Sacra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1940 ; USA
11. Amazing Grace by Traditional
Performer: Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet), Irma Vallecillo (Piano)
12. (The) Lord's Prayer by Albert Hay Malotte
Performer: Jesse Levy (Cello), Joyce Hammann (Violin), Denyce Graves (Mezzo Soprano), Olivia Koppell (Viola), Robert Chausow (Violin), David Perry (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1935 ; USA
13. From a Distance by Julie Gold
Performer: James Galway (Flute)
Conductor: Vincent Fanuele
Orchestra/Ensemble: Galway Pops Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: by 1987 ; USA
14. Lift Every Voice and Sing by John Rosamond Johnson
Conductor: Keith Lockhart
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1899 ; USA
15. The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor: Keith Lockhart
Period: Classical
Written: by 1814 ; United States
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