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Cat. No. CHAN 241-23 Price: £10.5 No. of discs: 2
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CHAN 241-23 - American Classics
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CD available From: 11 April 2005

American Classics

      COMPACT DISC ONE
 Aaron Copland
1 Fanfare for the Common Man 3:23
      Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Richard Dufallo
      CHAN 9210 Copland/Gershwin etc.
     
 John Luther Adams
2 Short Ride in a Fast Machine 4:20
      Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Stephen Mosko
      CHAN 9363 Adams/Lang: Works for Wind Ensemble
     
 Duke Ellington
3 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 4:08
      Center City Brass Quintet
      CHAN 4554 On the Town
     
 John Philip Sousa
4 The Stars and Stripes Forever 3:17
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 6648 Favourite Encores
     
 George Gershwin
5 'Promenade' from Walking the Dog 3:53
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 6648 Favourite Encores
     
 Duke Ellington
6 'Giggling Rapids' from The River 2:54
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works
     
 Leonard Bernstein
7 'Riffs' from Prelude, Fugue and Riffs 4:23
      Harmen de Boer/Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Richard Dufallo
      CHAN 9210 Copland/Gershwin etc.
     
 Duke Ellington
8 Solitude 3:58
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works
     
 Samuel Barber
9 Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 8:38
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9684 Barber: Symphonies Nos 1 & 2 etc.
     
 Gian Carlo Menotti
10 Pavanne from Sebastian 4:53
      Spoleto Festival Orchestra/Richard Hickox
      CHAN 9900 Menotti: Apocalisse etc.
     
 Morton Gould
11 Gospel Train 2:02
      I Musici de Montréal/Yuli Turovsky
      CHAN 9848 Composers in New York
     
 Duke Ellington
12 'Meander' from The River 3:58
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works
     
 William Grant Still
13 Mvt II from Symphony No. 2 (Song of a New Race) 8:16
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
     
 John Philip Sousa
14 Washington Post 2:32
      The Band of the Blues and Royals/Major E.W. Jeanes
      CHAN 6517 The Invincible Eagle: Famous Sousa Marches
     
 George Gershwin
15 Girl Crazy Overture 5:45
      BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 9325 Gershwin: An American in Paris etc.
     
 John Philip Sousa
16 Liberty Bell 3:40
      Band of the Royal Air Force College, Cranwell/Squadron Leader D.S. Stephens
      CHAN 6585 633 Squadron: The Dambusters March etc.
     
      COMPACT DISC TWO
 George Gershwin
1 Rhapsody in Blue 16:56
      Howard Shelley/Philharmonia Orchestra/Yan Pascal Tortelier
     
  Anonymous
2 Steal Away to Jesus (American Spiritual) 3:40
      Willard White/Graeme McNaught
      CHAN 8960 Williard White sings Copland etc.
     
 George Gershwin
3 Summertime 4:13
      Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
      CHAN 9216 Academy Classics
     
 Samuel Barber
4 'Must the winter come so soon?' from Vanessa 2:35
      Susan Graham/BBC Symphnoy Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin
      CHAN 5032(2) Barber: Vanessa
     
 George Gershwin
5 'Porgy Sings' from Catfish Row 4:43
      Howard Shelley/BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 9325 Gershwin: An American in Paris etc.
     
 Steve Reich
6 Nagoya Marimbas 4:35
      Safri Duo/Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra/Thomas Dausgaard
      CHAN 9645 Bach to the Future etc.
     
 William Grant Still
7 Mvt III from Symphony No. 1 (Afro-American) 3:07
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Jävi
      CHAN 9154 Still: Symphony No. 1 etc.
     
 Samuel Barber
8 Intermezzo from Vanessa 3:19
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9908 Barber: Three Essays for Orchestra etc.
     
 Leonard Bernstein
9 'America' from West Side Story 2:45
      Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Richard Dufallo
      CHAN 9210 Copland/Gershwin etc.
     
 George Gershwin
10 'It ain't Necessarily So' from Porgy and Bess 2:31
      Center City Brass Quintet
      CHAN 4554 On the Town
     
 Aaron Copland
11 Mvt II from Concerto for Clarinet 8:01
      Janet Hilton/Scottish National Orchestra/Matthias Bamert
      CHAN 8618 Copland, Lutoslawski & Nielsen
     
 Duke Ellington
12 'Riba' from The River 3:19
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9909 Dawson/Ellington: Orchestral Works
     
 Aaron Copland
13 'Simple Gifts' from Old American Songs, Set I 1:49
      Willard White/Graeme McNaught
      CHAN 8960 Willard White sings Copland etc.
     
 Leonard Bernstein
14 'Blues' from Divertimento 1:31
      BBC Symphony Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin
      CHAN 9889 Bernstein: Symphonies Nos 1 and 2 etc.
     
 George Gershwin
15 Strike up the Band Overture 7:08
      BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 9325 Gershwin: An American in Paris etc.
      70:50
 Format: Digital CD 16Bit 44.1Khz
Originally recorded in: 24 Bit Remaster

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