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Music for Brass and Organ - Thompson Brass Ensemble - Barbara Bruns

MS 1481

DDD
Stereo
NEW RELEASE

Playing time: 65'27"
Tracks: 16
Booklet pages: 20
© 2014 Barbara Bruns
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Music for Brass and Organ - Thompson Brass Ensemble - Barbara Bruns published on 4 May 2017

Listen: Richard Strauss: Solemn Entry of the Knights of the Order of St John (track 16, 0:00-0:51)

Barbara Bruns, organ (Fisk Organs at St John's Episcopal Church, Gloucester, Old West Church, Boston and Christ Church, Andover)

Thompson Brass Ensemble:
James Thompson, trumpet (tracks 1-9, 12, 14 and 16)
Richard Given, trumpet (tracks 1-6, 8-9, 12, 14 and 16)
George Sullivan, French horn (tracks 1-6 and 8)
Kevin Owen, French horn (tracks 14 and 16)
Philip Swanson, trombone (tracks 1-6, 8-9, 11-12, 14 and 16)
Gabriel Langfur, bass trombone (tracks 1-6, 8-9, 12, 14 and 16)



André Campra (1660-1744) transcribed and edited by Scott Sorenson:
Suite of Dances (Les Fêtes Vénitiennes)
1 Marche
2 Premier Passepied
3 Air de Musettes
4 Air des Espagnolles
5 Air pour les Arlequins
6 Marche

Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000):
7 Senza misura (Sonata for Trumpet and Organ, Op 200)

Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921) arranged by Rich Mays:
8 Dream Pantomime (Hänsel und Gretel)

Giovanni Gabrielli (1554-1612) arranged by Robert King:
9 Canzon Septimi Toni No 2

Johann Sebastain [sic] Bach (1685-1750):
10 Organ solo: Schmücke dich, o liebe seele, BWV 654

Robert Schumann (1810-1856) arranged by Heribert Breuer:
11 Adagio (Four Canonic Studies)

Giovanni Gabrielli arranged by Robert King:
12 Canzon noni toni (Sacrae Symphoniae)

Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707):
13 Organ solo: Wie schön leuchtet der morgenstern ('How brightly shines the morning star)

Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908) arranged by Rich Mays:
14 Procession of the Nobles (Mlada)

Johann Sebastain [sic] Bach:
15 Organ solo: Fantasia in G, BWV 572 'Pièce d'orgue'

Richard Strauss (1864-1949) arranged by Gary Olsen:
16 Solemn Entry of the Knights of the Order of St John

Recorded 14 January 2011 at St John's Church, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA, 28-29 March 2011 at Old West Church, Boston, Massachusetts, USA and 27-28 January 2013 at Christ Church, Andover, Massachusetts, USA

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