On the Shoulders of Giants - Works for winds by Peter Graham, Christian Lindberg, Steve Forman Rory Boyle et al.
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2012-02-01Works: Peter Graham: On the Shoulder of Giants, for band; Christian Lindberg: Behac Munroh, for trumpet, trombone & orchestra; Steve Forman: Inner Weather, for band; Martin Dalby: A Plain Man's Hammer, for ...
Performers: Magnussen, Davur; Poulson, Tom
Conductors: Boddice, Nigel; Allen, Bryan
Ensemble: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Symphonic Wind Orchestra
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2012-01-10Works: James P. Johnson: Victory Stride; Harlem Symphony; Concerto for piano & orchestra, "Jazz a Mine"; American Symphonic Suite; Drums, symphonic poem; Charleston
Performers: Feldman, Lawrence; Gekker, Chris; Pugh, James; Stifelman, Leslie
Conductors: Alsop, Marin
Ensemble: Concordia Orchestra
Drums has a tightness of organisation that is genuinely composerly. Driven forward by a timpani motif that torches a swirling, tearing-it-up percussion cadenza midway...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2006-10-01Works: Malcolm Arnold: Fanfare for Louis, for 2 trumpets; Quintet no 1 for 2 trumpets, horn, trombone & tuba, Op. 73; Fantasy for trumpet, Op. 100; Little Suite no 1, for brass band, Op. 80; Fantasy for Hor...
Performers: Allen, Bryan; Culshaw, Andy; Elliott, Sam; Hogg, Simon; Lenton, Simon; Meredith, Lyndon; Pitt, Kevin; Pryce, Katy; Thorpe, Timothy; Whelan, Angela
Conductors: Roberts, Stephen
"The present generous programme culminates with the uncompromising yet gripping Symphony that Arnold fashioned for the Philip Jones Brass Ensemble in 1979. Current and former...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2004-03-01Works: Mikhail Glinka: Ruslan and Lyudmila; Oskar Böhme: Trumpet Sextet for 3 trumpets, bass trumpet, trombone & tenor tuba in E flat minor, Op. 30; Modest Mussorgsky: Gopak (Hopak), for orchestra, tra...
Performers: Allen, Bryan; Hogg, Simon; Lenton, Simon; Roberts, Stephen; Sandland, Richard; Whelan, Angela
Ensemble: Fine Arts Brass Ensemble
The central works in this collection is Mussorgsky's ever-popular Pictures at an Exhibition arranged for brass ensemble by Stephen Roberts, horn player with Fine Arts...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 1996-10-01Works: Hector Berlioz: Symphonie funèbre et triomphale, for band, strings & chorus ad lib, H. 80 (Op. 15); François-Joseph Gossec: Symphony militaire; Marche Lugubre, for orchestra; Hyacinthe ...
Performers: Bright, Dudley
Conductors: Wallace, John [Trumpet]
Ensemble: Wallace Collection (Brass Ensemble)