Cat No. JM51102
BRASS BAND CDs
By Request is the latest recording from Grimethorpe Colliery Band and celebrates the 15th anniversary of the hit film Brassed Off. The film told the story of the fictional South Yorkshire village of Grimley and how the local colliery’s brass band won a national competition only days after the closure of the colliery was announced The film mirrored the actual events of October 1992 when Grimethorpe Colliery Band became National Brass Band Champions, playing Philip Wilby’s The New Jerusalem, just days after the closure of Grimethorpe Colliery.
This recording includes the most requested music from the bands 2010 2011 concert programme including some of the music played on the Brassed Off soundtrack. Its release is timed to coincide with the bands tour of Australia m July and August 2011.
01.DEATH or GLORY by RB Hall
02.EN ARANJUEZ con tu AMOR by Joaquin Rodrigo arr.K. Bolton
Flugelhorn Soloist Andrew Holmes
03.OL MAN RIVER by Jerome Kern arr. Mark Freeh
04.A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS by Enmo Morricone arr.R. Dewhurst
05.BRAVURA by Peter Graham - Euphonium Soloist Michael Dodd
06.MacARTHUR PARK by Jimmy Webb arr. Alan Catherall
07.IRISH TUNE from COUNTY DERRY by Percy Grainger anr. F. Wright
08.RUSSLAN and LUDMILLA by Milchail Glinka arr. Walter Hargreaves
09.VILJA by Franz Lehar arr. Cook - Soprano Cornet Soloist Kevin Crockford
10.FINALE from WILLIAM TELL by Gioacchino Rossini ar. Grant
11.THE APPIAN WAY from The Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi arr.Howard Snell
12.NIMROD bu Edward Elgar arr. Wright
13.FLORINTINER MARCH by Julius Fucik arr. Barsotti
14.MISTY by Erroll Garner arr.D. Broadbent- Tenor Horn Soloist Scott Bennett
15.PERPETUUM MOBILE by Johan Strauss II arr. Howard Snell
16.PROCESSION TO THE MINSTER by Richard Wagner arr. Howard Snell
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