“A Sussex Celebration” MHP122 Lewes Glynde & Bellingham Brass Band
“A Sussex Celebration‘ -MHP122 LGB Brass, is presented by the Lewes, Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band., Theband is based in Lewes in Sussex and the recording celebrates their centenary.
In addition to a fine mix of solo and ensemble items there is a newly commissioned work, “A Sussex Celebration” from the pen of the young Cornish born composer, Christopher Bond.
The CD will be launched at the Band’s Centenary Concert which will be held on Saturday 30th of July at the Town Hall, High Street, Lewes, Sussex.
You can learn more about the band and their musical activities by visiting their website.
By way of introduction you can hear two of the recorded items here, firstly the final section from ‘A Sussex Celebration’ and Peter Graham’s beautiful ‘Lady Stewart’s Air’.
|‘A Sussex Celebration’|
|Lewes Glynde & Bellingham Brass Band|
|1 LGB March||Nigel G Simmons||Hepplewhite Music||3.42|
|2 Spanish Eyes||Bert Kaempfert arr. Ray Woodfield||Obrasso-Verlag||4.18|
|3 Mid All the Traffic||Leonard Ballantine||SP&S||2.58|
|Prelude, Song & Dance||John Golland||Kirklees Music|
|4 (I) Prelude||3.51|
|5 (II) Song||3.06|
|6 (iii) Dance||3.09|
|7 Hallelujah||Leonard Cohen arr, Alan Fernie||Obrasso Verlag||3.52|
|Flugel soloist: Alex Emberley|
|8 A Sussex Celebration||Christopher Bond||Christopher Bond Music||5.28|
|9 Trio Con Brio||Gordon Langford||Chandos Music||5.18|
|Tenor Horn soloists Cheryl May, Angela Holloway & Sharon Williams|
|10 Blaze Away||Abe Holzmann||Boosey & Hawkes||3.48|
|11 The Girl From Ipanema||Jobim & Gimbel, arr. Roger Harvey trans. Ian Stewart||Brassworks||1.55|
|Trombone soloists: Chris Schmidt, Lizzie Holmes & Jane Stewart|
|12 Fly Me To The Moon||Bart Howard arr. Darrol Barry||Bernaerts Music||4.01|
|13 Varied Mood||Ray Woodfield||Hallamshire Music||5.28|
|Euphonium soloist Jon Smith|
|14 The Mask of Zorro||James Horner arr. Sandy Smith||Obrasso Verlag||4.29|
|15 Lady Stewart’s Air||Peter Graham||Gramercy Music||2.43|
|16 Star Wars||John Williams arr. Adrian Drover||Adios Music Publication||4.08|
|Total Playing Time: 62.44|