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Brass, Reeds, and Percussion (January 13, 2018)

Wind band music can sometimes be a repository of obscure opera music. This edition of Brass, Reeds, and Percussion demonstrates that point by featuring three marches from operas by Francois Boieldieu, Giacomo Meyerbeer, and Friedrich von Flotow.

  1. Victory
    Composer:  Peter Heming, Director, Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines, Portsmouth
    Performer:  Band of her Majesty's Marines
    Album:  A Life on the Ocean Wave
  2. Konzerstuck 2
    Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847), arranged by Roger Niese
    Performer:  Baden-Wurttemberg Police Band
    Album:  Transcriptions
  3. Gabriella's Song
    Composer:  Stefan Nilsson (1955- ), arranged by Kurt Gable
    Performer:  German Army Band Ulm
    Album:  Euphoria
  4. Love Is Good for Anything That Ails You
    Composer:  Cliff Friend (1893-1974) and Matt Malneck (1903-1981)
    Performer:  Pasadena Roof Orchestra
    Album:  Here and Now
  5. Zaporozky March
    Composer:  O. Morozov
    Performer:  Central Army Band of Ukraine
    Album:  Salute from Ukraine
  6. Arrival (as performed by ABBA)
    Composer:  Bjorn Anderson (1945- ) and Benny Ulvaeus (1946- )
    Performer:  Baden-Wurttemberg Police Band
    Album:  Music Is My World
  7. Winterland
    Composer:  Kees Vlak (1938-2014)
    Performer:  Baden-Wurttemberg Police Band
    Album:  Music Is My World
  8. Summertime
    Composer:  George Gershwin (1938-1937) and DuBosse Heywood (1885-1940)
    Performer:  Pasadena Roof Orchestra
    Album:  Rhythm Is Our Business
  9. March from "Die weisse Dame" (The White Lady)
    Composer:  Francois Boieldieu (1775-1834)
    Performer:  German Army Band 300
    Album:  Premiere
  10. March from "The Hugenots"
    Composer:  Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864)
    Performer:  German Army Band 300
    Album:  Premiere
  11. March from "Indra"
    Composer:  Friedrich von Flotow (1812-1883)
    Performer:  German Army Band 300
    Album:  Premiere
  12. Paquito Chocolatero (1937)
    Composer:  Gustavo Pascual Falco (1909-1946)
    Performer:  La Artistica Bunol Symphonic Band
    Album:  Pasodoble 2

Air Date: 

Saturday, January 13, 2018



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