Independence Day Sampler - Patriotic and Inspirational Music Celebrating the American Spirit

     
 JOHN STAFFORD SMITH
1  The Star Spangled Banner (United States of America) (arr. P. Breiner) 2:57
 Peter Breiner Conductor
 Breiner, Peter
     
 WILLIAM SCHUMAN
 New England Triptych  
2 I. Be Glad Then, America 5:49
 Jose Serebrier Conductor
 Serebrier, Jose
     
3 II. When Jesus Wept 7:15
 Jose Serebrier Conductor
 Serebrier, Jose
     
4 III. Chester 3:18
 Jose Serebrier Conductor
 Serebrier, Jose
     
 CHARLES IVES
5  Variations on America (arr. W. Schuman) 7:19
 Jose Serebrier Conductor
 Serebrier, Jose
     
 JOAN TOWER
6  Made in America 13:12
 Leonard Slatkin Conductor
 Slatkin, Leonard
     
 HENRY VIEUXTEMPS
7  Greeting to America, Op. 56 (version for violin and orchestra) 12:31
 Misha Keylin Soloist
 Mogrelia, Andrew
     
 PETER BOYER
 Ellis Island: The Dream of America  
8 Prologue 6:09
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
9 Words of Helen Cohen, emigrated from Poland in 1920, read by Blair Brown 2:37
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
10 Interlude 1 1:24
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
11 Words of James Apanomith, emigrated from Greece in 1911, read by Louis Zorich 2:43
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
12 Interlude 2 2:07
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
13 Words of Lillian Galleta, emigrated from Italy in 1928, read by Olympia Dukakis 3:32
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
14 Interlude 3 1:33
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
15 Words of Lazarus Salamon, emigrated from Hungary in 1920, read by Eli Wallach 4:16
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
16 Interlude 4 1:56
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
17 Words of Helen Rosenthal, emigrated from Belgium in 1940, read by Bebe Neuwirth 4:27
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
18 Interlude 5 1:01
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
19 Words of Manny Steen, emigrated from Ireland in 1925, read by Barry Bostwick 4:42
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
20 Interlude 6 2:24
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
21 Words of Katherine Beychook, emigrated from Russia in 1910, read by Anne Jackson 2:53
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
22 Epilogue: "The New Colossus" (Emma Lazarus, 1883), read by all actors 1:50
 Blair Brown Soloist
 Boyer, Peter
     
 WALT WHITMAN
 America: an Epic Rhapsody  
23 I. 1620: The Soil - The Indians - (England) - The Mayflower - The Landing of the Pilgrims 19:42
 Elena Matusova Soloist
 Atlas, Dalia
     
24 II. 1861-1865: Hours of Joy - Hours of Sorrow 15:46
 Elena Matusova Soloist
 Atlas, Dalia
     
25 III. 1926: The Present - The Future (Anthem) 14:35
 Elena Matusova Soloist
 Atlas, Dalia
     
 MORTON GOULD
26  American Salute (arr. R. Hayman) 4:51
 Richard Hayman Conductor
 Hayman, Richard
     
 JOHN PHILIP SOUSA arr. B. Holcombe
27  King Cotton 2:55
 Keith Brion Conductor
 Brion, Keith
     
 SCOTT JOPLIN
28  Maple Leaf Rag (version for piano) 3:10
 Alexander Peskanov Soloist
     
 JOHN PHILIP SOUSA arr. B. Holcombe
29  Semper Fidelis 2:59
 Richard Hayman Conductor
 Hayman, Richard
     
 JULIUS FUCIK
30  Thunder And Blazes (arr. R. Hayman) 2:49
 Richard Hayman Conductor
 Hayman, Richard
     
  TRADITIONAL
31  Battle Hymn Of The Republic (arr. R. Hayman) 5:02
 Richard Hayman Conductor
 Hayman, Richard
     
 MORTON GOULD
 American Ballads  
32 I. Star-Spangled Overture 5:12
 Theodore Kuchar Conductor
 Kuchar, Theodore
     
33 II. Amber Waves 7:24
 Theodore Kuchar Conductor
 Kuchar, Theodore
     
34 III. Jubilo 3:35
 Theodore Kuchar Conductor
 Kuchar, Theodore
     
35 IV. Memorials 7:34
 Theodore Kuchar Conductor
 Kuchar, Theodore
     
36 V. Saratoga Quickstep 3:56
 Theodore Kuchar Conductor
 Kuchar, Theodore
     
37 VI. Hymnal 6:52
 Theodore Kuchar Conductor
 Kuchar, Theodore
     
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
38  1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49 15:32
 Adrian Leaper Conductor
 Leaper, Adrian
     
 JOHN PHILIP SOUSA arr. B. Holcombe
39  The Stars and Stripes Forever 3:50
 Richard Hayman Conductor
 Hayman, Richard