Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 9 July 2017


Hello Brass Banders - Another fab two hours featuring some of the best brass band music, bands and great soloists. A diverse programme of brass band music from around the world for you to enjoy.

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Klaas van der Woude b:1954) is a contemporary Dutch composer , arranger , music educator , conductor , cornettist and sound director.Van der Woude was in contact with the music by the family and the local music association at a young age. He played cornet and received a lesson from the Frisian brass band pioneer Sierd de Boer . Through this teacher, at the age of fifteen, he became a cornettist at brass band De Bazuin Oenkerk . After training for a teacher and a switch to Brassband De Wâldsang. He decided to study at the Music Educational Academy in Leeuwarden.

Today he is a conductor of The Bazuin Oenkerk and Christian Music Association "Crescendo", Drachten. In addition, he works as a music teacher, arranger and sound director. Since 2004, Klaas van der Woude is head of department of HaFaBra at the Prince Claus Conservatory in Groningen.

I am sure most bands will have played at least one of his wonderful arrangements.... enjoy the one I have on this week's show..

We have a couple of new bands Sunday Bandstand on the show Hebden Bridge Brass Band from a 2003 recording MD: Ian Craddock - a name from the 1970s when he was the solo euphonium with the Leeds based Yorkshire Imperial Metals Band . The second band is Cranbrook Town Band with a 1997 recording with MD: Ian Lanceley - this band hails from Kent.

Playlist 9 July 2017
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010
Blenheim Flourishes - James Curnow Brighouse and Rastrick Band MD: David Hirst - 1995
Freedom - (Three movements) Brass Band Symphony No.1 - Hubert Bath Buy as you View Cory Band MD: Dr. Robert Childs - 2006
Phantom of the Opera - Andrew Lloyd Webber Arr: Bill Gordon Cornet Soloist Robert Venables with the Brighouse and Rastrick Band MD: David Hirst - 1995
The Start Of Something Big - Steve Allen Arr: David Roberts Rothwell Temperance Band MD: David Roberts - 2002
Cornets A Go-Go - Derek Broadbent Cornet feature: Sharon Pond, Chris Cannings, Rosemary Chatfield, Matthew Jacobs & Fred Smithers with the Cranbrook Town Band MD: Ian Lanceley - 1997
Fantaisie Originale - Ermanno Picchi / Simone Mantia Arr: Michael Antrobus Euphonium Soloist Tormod Flaten with the Eikanger Bjorsvik Band (Norway) MD: Reid Gilje - 2005
Nabucco - Overture - Giuseppe Verdi Arr: Howard Lorriman Black Dyke Band MD: Dr. Nicholas Childs - 2007
Serenity - Eric Ball Chicago Staff Band (USA) BM: William Himes - 1989
Robin Hood Prince Of Thieves - Michael Kamen - Arr: Klaus van der Woude Cranbrook Town Band MD: Ian Lanceley - 1997
Emblem of the Army - Arthur Gullidge Hendon Salvation Army Band BM Stephen Cobb - 1987
The Swallows' Serenade - Gordon Mackenzie Cornet Duet Jack Mackintosh and Harry Mortimer with the Foden's Motor Works Band MD: Fred Mortimer -1934
Cherchebi - I. Devil's Bridge 2. St Mary's Church and 4. Band Contest Day - Goff Richards Hebden Bridge Brass Band MD: Ian Craddock - 2003
America the Beautiful - William Himes New York Staff Band (USA) BM: Derek Smith - 1974
Y Bore Glas (Blue Morning) - Traditional Arr: Leigh Baker Cornet Soloist Alan Morrison with the Brighouse and Rastrick Band MD: David Hirst - 2004
Northern Brass German Staff Band of the Salvation Army ( Germany) BM: Henry Schmidt - 2014
Vitae Aeternum - Paul Lovatt-Cooper Austrian Youth Band (Austria) MD: Hannes Buchegger - 2013
Finale From Jazz Suite No.2 -Shostakovich Arr: Ian Jones Melbourne Staff Band (Australia) BM: Ken Waterworth - 2015
Poles Apart - Simon Kerwin Duet Riki McDonnell Euphonium and Alexandra Kerwin Soprano with the Kiwi All Star Brass (New Zealand) MD: Howard Taylor - 2006
A Jewish Festival - Goff Richards Brighouse and Rastrick Band MD: David Hirst - 1995
Raise The Song - Simon Martin Chicago Staff Band (USA) BM: Dr. Harold Burgmayer - 2016
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke Closing for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010

Enjoy the show