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Carnival: Popular works for band / US Army Band

Audio Samples

>Williams, John : Summon the Heroes
>Melillo, Stephen : Godspeed!, for wind orchestra
>Reed, Herbert Owen : La Fiesta Mexicana
>Curnow, James : Concert Piece for cornet
>Sparke, Philip : Jubilee Overture
>Webber, Andrew L : Phantom of the Opera
>     Selections
>Taylor, Mark : Caribbean Nights, for band
>Stravinsky, Igor : Petrushka
>     Dance Russe
>Berlioz, Hector : Le carnaval romain (Roman Carnival Overture), ouverture catacteristique for orchestra, H.95 (Op. 9)
>Respighi, Ottorino : Feste Romaine
>     Selections

Album Summary

>Williams, John : Summon the Heroes
>Melillo, Stephen : Godspeed!, for wind orchestra
>Reed, Herbert Owen : La Fiesta Mexicana
>Curnow, James : Concert Piece for cornet
>Sparke, Philip : Jubilee Overture
>Webber, Andrew L : Phantom of the Opera
>Taylor, Mark : Caribbean Nights, for band
>Stravinsky, Igor : Petrushka
>Berlioz, Hector : Le carnaval romain (Roman Carnival Overture), ouverture catacteristique for orchestra, H.95 (Op. 9)
>Respighi, Ottorino : Feste Romaine
Performers Conductors Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

This delightful album by "Pershing's Own" is a collection of works that is fun and exciting. Each track on Carnival was chosen for its upbeat tempo and festive characteristics. The album was recorded live, and represents just a sampling of the United States Army Band's vast repertoire. Each member brings a wealth of educational and professional experience to every performance that enhances the musical product greatly.



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Works Details

>Williams, John : Summon the Heroes
  • Conductor: L. Shelburne,
  • Ensemble: United States Army Band
  • Running Time: 1 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1996

>Melillo, Stephen : Godspeed!, for wind orchestra
  • Conductor: Gary Lamb
  • Running Time: 5 min. 32 sec.

>Reed, Herbert Owen : La Fiesta Mexicana
  • Conductor: Gary Lamb
  • Notes: Composition written: 1949.
  • Running Time: 14 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1949

>Curnow, James : Concert Piece for cornet
  • Performer: Woodrow English (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Gary Lamb
  • Running Time: 6 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Concerto

>Sparke, Philip : Jubilee Overture
  • Conductor: L. Shelburne,
  • Running Time: 6 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Orchestral

>Webber, Andrew L : Phantom of the Opera :: Selections
  • Performers: Michael Ford; Beverley Benda
  • Conductor: L. Shelburne,
  • Notes: Composition written: 1986.
  • Running Time: 11 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1986

>Taylor, Mark : Caribbean Nights, for band
  • Performer: Norman Brentley (Flute)
  • Conductor: L. Shelburne,
  • Running Time: 4 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical

>Stravinsky, Igor : Petrushka :: Dance Russe
  • Conductor: L. Shelburne,
  • Running Time: 2 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1947

>Berlioz, Hector : Le carnaval romain (Roman Carnival Overture), ouverture catactéristique for orchestra, H.95 (Op. 9)
  • Conductor: Gary Lamb
  • Running Time: 8 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 01/1844

>Respighi, Ottorino : Feste Romaine :: Selections
  • Conductor: L. Shelburne,
  • Running Time: 6 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1928