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The Louisville Orchestra - First Edition Encores


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This is a gathering of old analog recordings (done in stereo nonetheless) of classics of mid- century American music. If you haven't heard Roy Harris's jaunty orchestration of "When Johnny Comes Marching Home," you're in for a treat. This is also the only recording on disc of Harris's tragic Epilogue to Profiles in Courage: JFK. William Schuman's Prayer in the Time of War is a meditative tone-poem written in the shadow of World War II. This is also the only recordings of his Symphony 4 as well as John Becker's Symphonia Brevis. Get this for the Harris and the Schuman. --Paul Cook

ASIN B0000049L6
EAN
  • 0034061002727
UPC
  • 034061002727
Amazon Sales Rank 13,989
Released 04/16/1995
Main Category Audio CD
Group Music
Publisher Albany Records
Studio Albany Records
Manufacturer Albany Records
Package Dimensions 5.55 x 4.97 x 0.54 inches. 0.18 pounds
Composer(s) John J. Becker
Roy Harris
William Schuman
Conductor(s) Jorge Mester
Robert Whitney
Orchestra(s) Louisville Orchestra
Language(s) English (Unknown)
Adult Product? No

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