The late Patric Standford may have written these short pieces deliberately to provoke our feedback. If so, his success is reflected in the rich range of readers' comments appearing at the foot of most of the pages.
DISCUSSION: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
8.559881 (Naxos American Classics, CD)
FIRST RELEASE (25 March 2022)
Playing time: 61'18"
Booklet pages: 6
℗ 2022 Naxos Rights (Europe) Ltd
© 2022 Naxos Rights (Europe) Ltd
Main country of recording: United Kingdom
Country of manufacture: United States of America
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Sousa: Music for Wind Band - 23 published on 2 April 2022
The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Plymouth
Keith Brion, conductor
John Philip Sousa (1854-1932):
1 Over the Footlights in New York, Fantasy (1897)
Charles Dawes (1865-1951) arranged by Sousa for wind band:
2 Melody in A major (1912)
Louis-César Desormes (1840-1898) arranged by Sousa for wind band:
3 En Revenant de la Revue ('Boulanger's March') (circa 1889)
John Philip Sousa:
4 What Do You Do Sunday, Mary?, Humoresque (1924)
5 We March, We March to Victory, Processional Hymn (1914)
6 The Fancy of the Town, Fantasy (1921)