1 800 222 6872

Cavalcade of Martial Songs - music for military band by Horatio Nicholls, Abe Holzmann, Louis Ganne, Sousa, Peter Maurice, Elgar, Parry et al. / David Lloyd, tenor; Foster Richardson, bass

Album Summary

>Nicholls, Horacio : Cavalcade of Martial Songs, medley for band
>Flotsam / Jetsam : The Changing of the Guard, march
>Holzmann, Abe : Blaze Away, for pops orchestra
>Ganne, Louis : Marche Lorraine, for brass ensemble
>Ibanez, Julio C. : Cupid's Army, for band
>Sousa, John P. [Composer] : The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band
>Sousa, John P. [Composer] : The Washington Post, march for band
>Butler, Ralph : The Chelsea Pensioners, for band
>Butler, Ralph : The Aldershot Tattoo, for band
>Maurice, Peter : Let Us Sing Unto Their Majesties, song for voice & band
>Elgar, Edward : Land of Hope and Glory, for voice & piano (arr. by Benson from March Op.39/1 & Coronation Ode Op.44)
>Parry, Charles H. : England, for chorus & orchestra
>Parry, Charles H. : Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
>Oxenford, J. : Over the Stone, for voice & band
>Hughes, John (I) : Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Tune
>Anonymous : Regimental Slow March
>Welsh Traditional : Ar Hyd y Nos (All Through the Night), folk song
>Parry, Joseph : Aberystwyth
>James, Evan : Hen wlad fy nhadau (National Anthem, Wales)
Performers Conductor Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

A collection that both pays tribute to the founding members and celebrates the centenary of the Band of the Welsh Guards, regarded as one of the world's great military bands. With tracks that date from WWI the collection ranges from soldier songs to various regimental music and marches along with some popular selections of that time as well as the best loved melodies of Wales, underlining the simultaneous tribute and celebration these songs are of an enduring vocal tradition that is uniquely Welsh.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: 1931; 1934; 1935; 1940.

Includes songs by the camp fireside, medley for voices & ba by various composers.



Reviews

There are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Login or Create an Account to write a review
 

Also Purchased

Works Details

>Nicholls, Horacio : Cavalcade of Martial Songs, medley for band
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 6 min. 11 sec.

>Flotsam / Jetsam : The Changing of the Guard, march
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Conductor: Tommy Chandler
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1930s

>Holzmann, Abe : Blaze Away, for pops orchestra
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1901

>Ganne, Louis : Marche Lorraine, for brass ensemble
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: March
  • Written: circa 1901

>Ibanez, Julio C. : Cupid's Army, for band
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Bruce Sievier.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Sousa, John P. [Composer] : The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1896

>Sousa, John P. [Composer] : The Washington Post, march for band
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1889

>Butler, Ralph : The Chelsea Pensioners, for band
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: March
  • Written: 1934

>Butler, Ralph : The Aldershot Tattoo, for band
  • Performer: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: March
  • Written: 1934

>Maurice, Peter : Let Us Sing Unto Their Majesties, song for voice & band
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; Foster Richardson (Bass Baritone)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Jimmy Kennedy (1902 - 1984).
  • Running Time: 3 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1935

>Elgar, Edward : Land of Hope and Glory, for voice & piano (arr. by Benson from March Op.39/1 & Coronation Ode Op.44)
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; Foster Richardson (Bass Baritone)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1902

>Parry, Charles H. : England, for chorus & orchestra
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 06/1918

>Parry, Charles H. : Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Oxenford, J. : Over the Stone, for voice & band
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Vocal

>Hughes, John (I) : Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Tune :: Cwm Rhonda)
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Anonymous : Regimental Slow March :: Men of Harlech
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 17 sec.
  • Form: March

>Welsh Traditional : Ar Hyd y Nos (All Through the Night), folk song
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: by 1784

>Parry, Joseph : Aberystwyth
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Running Time: 3 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>James, Evan : Hen wlad fy nhadau (National Anthem, Wales)
  • Performers: Band of the Welsh Guards; David Lloyd (Tenor)
  • Ensemble: Band of the Welsh Guards
  • Notes: This work was written in collaboration with James James.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 41 sec.
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1856