“In Celebration” is the latest recording from the Halifax Concert Band, a full-sized concert band based in Yorkshire, UK. The band is self-supporting and comprises woodwind (clarinet, saxophone, etc.), brass (trumpet, trombone, etc.) and percussion (drums, timpani, etc.) players. All the players give their time and services for free.
The CD recording is an eclectic mix of concert band music featuring items from the band’s Halifax born composer and conductor Christopher Binns.
It was recorded at St Mark’s Church, Siddal, Halifax in June 2018.
Visit the Band’s website here.
This is the the complete programme order on their latest recording venture.
|Halifax Concert Band|
|Cockleshell Heroes||F. Vivian Dunn||Chappell & Co.||4.32|
|The Lion King||Elton John & Tim Rice arr. Bernaerts||Wonderland Music||3.32|
|I Vow to Thee, My Country||Gustav Holst arr. Christopher Binns||chrisbinnsmusic.com||2.30|
|Highlights from The Pink Panther||Henry Mancini arr. John Edmondson||Northridge Music Inc.||4.04|
|In Celebration||Christopher Binns||chrisbinnsmusic.com||3.47|
|Georgy Girl||Dale & Springfield arr. John Edmondson||Springfield Music||2.32|
|Choral and Rock-Out||Ted Huggins||Molenaar Music||6.21|
|March from First Suite in Eb||Gustav Holst arr. Colin Matthews||Boosey and Hawkes||2.58|
|Commemoration Hymn||Christopher Binns||chrisbinnsmusic.com||3.25|
|Marche Triomphale||Jen-Baptiste Lully arr. Mourey||Editions Marc Reift||2.50|
|Jesus Christ Superstar||Andrew Lloyd Webber arr. O’Brien||Leeds Music Corporation||5.28|
|The Rose||Amanda McBroom arr. Bernaerts||Warner Chappell Music Ltd.||3.13|
|Once Upon a Time in America||Ennio Morricone arr. Ted Parson||Warner/Chappell||6.40|
|Armistice Hymn||Christopher Binns||chrisbinnsmusic.com||4.29|
|Total Playing Time: 56.44|