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CHAN 241-23
(multiple CD Set)
American Classics

American Classics

The Classical Shop
release date: April 2005

Originally recorded in 2004

Record Label
Bear Essentials

Genre:

Compilations & Collections




Total Time - 140:12
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AARON COPLAND

1 

Fanfare for the Common Man

3:23
  Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Richard Dufallo  
  CHAN 9210 Copland/Gershwin etc.  
 

JOHN LUTHER ADAMS

2 

Short Ride in a Fast Machine

4:20
  Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Stephen Mosko  
  CHAN 9363 Adams/Lang: Works for Wind Ensemble  
 

DUKE ELLINGTON

3 

Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me

4:08
  Center City Brass Quintet  
  CHAN 4554 On the Town  
 

JOHN PHILIP SOUSA

4 

The Stars and Stripes Forever

3:17
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 6648 Favourite Encores  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

5 

'Promenade' from Walking the Dog

3:53
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 6648 Favourite Encores  
 

DUKE ELLINGTON

6 

'Giggling Rapids' from The River

2:54
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works  
 

LEONARD BERNSTEIN

7 

'Riffs' from Prelude, Fugue and Riffs

4:23
  Harmen de Boer/Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Richard Dufallo  
  CHAN 9210 Copland/Gershwin etc.  
 

DUKE ELLINGTON

8 

Solitude

3:58
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works  
 

SAMUEL BARBER

9 

Adagio for Strings, Op. 11

8:38
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9684 Barber: Symphonies Nos 1 & 2 etc.  
 

GIAN CARLO MENOTTI

10 

Pavanne from Sebastian

4:53
  Spoleto Festival Orchestra/Richard Hickox  
  CHAN 9900 Menotti: Apocalisse etc.  
 

MORTON GOULD

11 

Gospel Train

2:02
  I Musici de Montréal/Yuli Turovsky  
  CHAN 9848 Composers in New York  
 

DUKE ELLINGTON

12 

'Meander' from The River

3:58
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works  
 

WILLIAM GRANT STILL

13 

Mvt II from Symphony No. 2 (Song of a New Race)

8:16
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
 

JOHN PHILIP SOUSA

14 

Washington Post

2:32
  The Band of the Blues and Royals/Major E.W. Jeanes  
  CHAN 6517 The Invincible Eagle: Famous Sousa Marches  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

15 

Girl Crazy Overture

5:45
  BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier  
  CHAN 9325 Gershwin: An American in Paris etc.  
 

JOHN PHILIP SOUSA

16 

Liberty Bell

3:40
  Band of the Royal Air Force College, Cranwell/Squadron Leader D.S. Stephens  
  CHAN 6585 633 Squadron: The Dambusters March etc.  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

17 

Rhapsody in Blue

16:56
  Howard Shelley/Philharmonia Orchestra/Yan Pascal Tortelier  
 

ANONYMOUS

18 

Steal Away to Jesus (American Spiritual)

3:40
  Willard White/Graeme McNaught  
  CHAN 8960 Williard White sings Copland etc.  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

19 

Summertime

4:13
  Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble  
  CHAN 9216 Academy Classics  
 

SAMUEL BARBER

20 

'Must the winter come so soon?' from Vanessa

2:35
  Susan Graham/BBC Symphnoy Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin  
  CHAN 5032(2) Barber: Vanessa  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

21 

'Porgy Sings' from Catfish Row

4:43
  Howard Shelley/BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier  
  CHAN 9325 Gershwin: An American in Paris etc.  
 

STEVE REICH

22 

Nagoya Marimbas

4:35
  Safri Duo/Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra/Thomas Dausgaard  
  CHAN 9645 Bach to the Future etc.  
 

WILLIAM GRANT STILL

23 

Mvt III from Symphony No. 1 (Afro-American)

3:07
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Jävi  
  CHAN 9154 Still: Symphony No. 1 etc.  
 

SAMUEL BARBER

24 

Intermezzo from Vanessa

3:19
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9908 Barber: Three Essays for Orchestra etc.  
 

LEONARD BERNSTEIN

25 

'America' from West Side Story

2:45
  Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Richard Dufallo  
  CHAN 9210 Copland/Gershwin etc.  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

26 

'It ain't Necessarily So' from Porgy and Bess

2:31
  Center City Brass Quintet  
  CHAN 4554 On the Town  
 

AARON COPLAND

27 

Mvt II from Concerto for Clarinet

8:01
  Janet Hilton/Scottish National Orchestra/Matthias Bamert  
  CHAN 8618 Copland, Lutoslawski & Nielsen  
 

DUKE ELLINGTON

28 

'Riba' from The River

3:19
  Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works  
 

AARON COPLAND

29 

'Simple Gifts' from Old American Songs, Set I

1:49
  Willard White/Graeme McNaught  
  CHAN 8960 Willard White sings Copland etc.  
 

LEONARD BERNSTEIN

30 

'Blues' from Divertimento

1:31
  BBC Symphony Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin  
  CHAN 9889 Bernstein: Symphonies Nos 1 and 2 etc.  
 

GEORGE GERSHWIN

31 

Strike up the Band Overture

7:08
  BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier  
  CHAN 9325 Gershwin: An American in Paris etc.  
   
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Chandos plunders its American back-catalogue for this attractive and rather handy sampler of 20th-century Americana.
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