American Treasures - works for band by Ticheli, Giannini, Schuman, Bennett et al. / US Air Force Concert Band
1 CD / Altissimo / 2012-08-28Works: Roger Nixon: Fiesta del Pacifico, for symphonic band; Ron Nelson: Aspen Jubilee; Frank Ticheli: Shenandoah, for band; Vittorio Giannini: Symphony no 3 for winds; Robert Russell Bennett: Suite of Old ...
Performers: United States Air Force Band, The
Conductors: Layendecker, Dennis M.
Ensemble: ; United States Air Force Concert Band
The music on this album emphasizes the American ideals of freedom of expression, freedom of religion, freedom of education, preservation of our environment, and conservation...continue...
1 CD / Klavier / 2005-01-01Works: William Schuman: George Washington Bridge, for concert band; American Hymn, variations for orchestra, concert band, or brass quintet; Prelude for a Great Occasion, for brass & percussion; Circus Over...
Performers: Eisensmith, Kevin; Horner, Ron; Zembower, Christian
Conductors: Stamp, Jack
Ensemble: Keystone Wind Ensemble
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2003-09-30Works: Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings; Concerto for Violin Op. 14; William Schuman: To Thee Old Cause, evocation for oboe, brass, timpani, piano & strings; In Praise of Shahn -- Canticle for Orchestra; C...
Performers: Stern, Isaac
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
"Isaac Stern's 1964 recording of the Barber Violin Concerto with Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic... can stand comparison with any version, easily fluent in...continue...
New York Times (Publisher) (7/30/00, p.30) - "...A dry-eyed but emotive account of the Adagio precedes a still-unsurpassed performance of the Violin Concerto, with the violinist Isaac ...continue...
1 CD / Summit Records / 2003-08-05Works: Melinda Wagner: Brass Quintet no 1; Andrew Thomas: Consonanze Stravaganti, music for brass quintet (after Giovanni Macque); Robert Beaser: Brass Quintet; Samuel Adler: Be Not Afraid; Joan Tower: Fanf...
Performers: Boschien, Michael; Bove, Andrew; McWhorter, Brian [Trumpet]; Primis, Theo
1 CD / Albany Records / 2001-07-01Works: Dame Elizabeth Maconchy: Music for Woodwind and Brass; Alan Fletcher: An American song; William Schuman: American Hymn; Charles Ives: Sonata for Piano no 2 "Concord, Mass 1840-60"; Steven Edward Stuc...
Performers: Schuller, Gunther
Conductors: Battisti, Frank
Ensemble: New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: William Schuman: In Praise of Shahn -- Canticle for Orchestra; Aaron Copland: Connotations; Roger Sessions: The Black Maskers, suite from the incidental music
Conductors: Mueller, Otto-Werner; Ehrling, Sixten; Zukofsky, Paul
Ensemble: Juilliard Orchestra