American Classics

   
 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.