Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 20 August 2017


Hello Brass Banders

Welcome to this week’s show – another two hours of music from the world of brass bands. We have some wonderful music for you this week and as always some of the pieces may be new to you or may not have played for more years than you care to remember. But I am sure they will bring back a few memories from your younger days in banding. We have some great bands and wonderful soloists to take you through the next two hours..

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Playlist 20 August 2017
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010
Task Force - Anthony Wakefield West Yorkshire Police Band MD: Barry Thompson - 2001
Mary Poppins - Richard & Robert Sherman Arr: Andrew Duncan Old Silkstone Band MD: Eliot Dawin - 2006
Toccata - Oh, Blessed Lord – Wilfred Heaton Yorkshire Building Society MD: David King - 1997
Pantomime - Philip Sparke Euphonium Soloist Michael Dodd with the Grimethorpe Colliery Band MD: Richard Evans - 2005
Rolipops - Jean-Francois Michel Cornet Duet Veronique and Kurt Gyger-Pittloude with the Brass Band Berner Oberland (Switzerland) MD: James Gourlay - 2008
Diogenes - Jacob de Haan Black Dyke Band MD: James Watson - 1997
Mellow Mood - Clive A. Sansom Watney Silver Band MD: Albert Meek - 1969
Fanfare and Soliloquy - Trevor Sharpe CWS (Manchester) Band MD: Alex Mortimer - 1968
Cavatine Op.38 - Jules Demersseman Arr: Luc Vertommen Euphonium Soloist Steven Mead with pianist Tomoko Sawano - 2010
Scherzo' From Symphony No.10 - Dimitri Shostakovich Arr: Andrew Duncan Whitburn Band MD: Andrew Duncan - 2004
Elvis Presley - Arr: Goff Richards Brass Band Berner Oberland (Switzerland) MD: Markus S. Bach - 1986
Song Of Liberation- based on a tune by William Monk - Jacob De Haan Desford Colliery Caterpillar Band MD: Jan de Haan - 1992
Chivalry - Martin Ellerby Solna Brass Band (Sweden) MD: Emil Björklund - 2004
Trumpet Call - Kenneth Downie Cornet Soloist Robert Venables with the Brighouse and Rastrick Band MD: David Hirst - 1995
Oh When The Saints - Traditional Arr: Goff Richards The Manchester Chorale and St Michael's Singers with the Leyland Band MD: Russell Gray - 2006
Covenant - Bruce Broughton Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band MD: Elgar Howarth - 2004
Lazybones Blues - John Phillips Bass Trombone Soloist David Dransfield with the James Shepherd Versatile Brass MD: Garry Cutt - 1987
Prelude - 49th Parallel - Ralph Vaughan Williams Elland Silver Band MD: Morgan Griffiths - 2004
Sousa On Parade - John Philip Sousa Arr: King Palmer & Dennis Wright Harry Mortimer's Original All Star Band MD: Harry Mortimer - 1952
Hymns of Praise Arr: Goff Richards Leyland Band MD: Russell Gray - 2006
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke Closing for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010

Enjoy the show...