Canadian Brass

Last Edited: 23-Nov-2015 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas

Date
Title / Tracks
Performers
Parameters
1987
Basin Street
  1. Sweet Georgia Brown
    Ben Bernie/Kenneth Casey/Maceo Pinkard
  2. Amazing Grace
    John Newton
  3. St. Louis Blues
    W.C. Handy
  4. Muskrat Ramble
    Ray Gilbert/Kid Ory
  5. The Sheik of Araby
    Harry Beasley Smith/Ted Snyder/
    Francis Wheeler
  6. Beale Street Blues
    W.C. Handy
  7. Strummin' With George
  8. Basin Street Blues
    Spencer Williams
  9. Glory Look Away
    Traditional
  10. South Rampart Street Parade
    Ray Bauduc
  11. Royal Garden Blues
    Clarence Williams/Spencer Williams
  12. High Society March
    Porter Steele
  13. St. James Infirmary
    Joe Primrose/Traditional
  14. Chinatown
    William Jerome
  15. That's A-Plenty
    Henry Creamer/Bert Williams
  1. The Canadian Brass,
    George Segal (banjo,
    vocals)
  1. CBS Records MK-42367 (1987) DDD
  1. 3:38, 5105, S
  2. 4:26, 6238, S
  3. 4:58, 6988, S
  4. 2:50, 3982, S
  5. 3:01, 4245, S
  6. 4:08, 5814, S
  7. 3:24, 4791, S
  8. 5:12, 7320, S
  9. 5:28, 7689, S
  10. 3:25, 4821, S
  11. 3:49, 5378, S
  12. 3:34, 5022, S
  13. 4:07, 5790, S
  14. 3:27, 4853, S
  15. 3:20, 4692, S
1998
All You Need Is Love
  1. When I'm 64
  2. Michelle
  3. I Am The Walrus
  4. Intro To "Penny Lane"
  5. Penny Lane
  6. Yesterday
  7. Intro To "Come Together"
  8. Come Together
  9. Intro To "She's Leaving Home"
  10. She's Leaving Home
  11. Intro To "With A Little Help..."
  12. With A Little Help From My Friends
  13. Eleanor Rigby
  14. You Never Give Me Your Money
  15. I Wanna Hold Your Hand
  16. Blackbird
  17. All You Need Is Love
  1. The Canadian Brass
  1. RCA Victor/MHS 515293K (1998) DDD
  1. 3:16, 4618, S
  2. 4:32, 6392, S
  3. 4:33, 6423, S
  4. 1:18, 1846, S
  5. 3:39, 5152, S
  6. 3:24, 4797, S
  7. 0:56, 1326, S
  8. 3:26, 4835, S
  9. 1:21, 1930, S
  10. 3:32, 4974, S
  11. 0:52, 1235, S
  12. 3:31, 4969, S
  13. 3:44, 5272, S
  14. 4:13, 5936, S
  15. 3:39, 5156, S
  16. 4:22, 6154, S
  17. 3:23, 4773, S
2002
Sacred Brass (also cataloged by composer
under Classical)
  1. Ascendo ad Patrem, motet for 5 voices
    (from Motets Book II for 5, 6, & 8 voices)

    Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
  2. Miserere mei Deus (Psalm 51), motet for chorus
    Gregorio Allegri
  3. Io parto, e non più dissi, madrigal for 5 voices
    (Book 6), W. 6/29

    Carlo Gesualdo
  4. Io pur respiro in cosí gran dolore, madrigal for
    5 voices (Book 6), W. 6/44

    Carlo Gesualdo
  5. Resta di darmi noia, madrigal for 5 voices
    (Book 6), W. 6/23

    Carlo Gesualdo
  6. Moro, lasso, al mio duolo, madrigal for 5 voices
    (Book 6), W. 6/74

    Carlo Gesualdo
  7. Exsultate Deo, motet for 5 voices
    (from Motets Book V)

    Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
    Missa Ascendo ad Patrem, for 5 voices
    1. Kyrie
    2. Gloria
    3. Credo
    4. Sanctus
    5. Benedictus
    6. Hosanna
    7. Agnus Dei I
    8. Agnus Dei II
  1. The Canadian Brass
  1. RCA/BMG/MHS 5173100 (2002) DDD
  1. 6:19, 8883, S
  2. 14:39, 20577, S
  3. 3:24, 4790, S
  4. 3:44, 5248, S
  5. 3:36, 5073, S
  6. 3:44, 5254, S
  7. 2:09, 3031, S
  8.  
    1. 3:34, 5010, S
    2. 5:01, 7051, S
    3. 8:02, 11281, S
    4. 2:13, 3112, S
    5. 1:38, 2305, S
    6. 0:30, 721, S
    7. 1:50, 2593, S
    8. 1:58, 2771, S
2002
Amazing Brass (A "Best of" compilation)
  1. Galliard Battaglia, for bass ensemble
    Samuel Scheidt
  2. Wendet euch um ihr aderlein
    Samuel Scheidt
  3. Canzon Aechiopican
    Samuel Scheidt
  4. Canzona per Sonare I
    Giovanni Gabrieli / Wolfgang Rihm
  5. Toccata and Fugue in D minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach / Edwin Henry Lemare
  6. My Melancholy Baby
    Ernie Burnett
  7. Black Bottom Stomp
    Jelly Roll Morton
  8. Amazing Grace
    Luther Henderson
  9. Canon
    Johann Pachelbel
  10. Solomon - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
    George Frederick Handel
  11. St. Louis Blues
    W.C. Handy
  12. Quintet
    Michael Kamen
  13. Glenn Miller Songbook: Moonlight Serenade/
    String of Pearls/Danny Boy
    Glenn Miller
  14. Someone to Watch Over Me
    George Gershwin
  15. Tommy Dorsey Medley: Opus One/Getting
    Sentimental Over You/We'll ...
    Tommy Dorsey
  16. Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1068
    Air on the G string
    Johann Sebastian Bach
  17. High Society
    Dan Swan / Allan Copeland / Mort Greene

  1. The Canadian Brass
  1. Opening Day Recordings
    ODR9327DL (2002) DDD
  1. 1:37, 2323, S
  2. 1:47, 2539, S
  3. 4:41, 6634, S
  4. 2:51, 4045, S
  5. 8:35, 12098, S
  6. 2:40, 3787, S
  7. 4:07, 5823, S
  8. 3:45, 5312, S
  9. 4:35, 6493, S
  10. 3:41, 5208, S
  11. 4:49, 6804, S
  12. 4:04, 5763, S
  13. 8:44, 12318, S
  14. 2:55, 4131, S
  15. 4:46, 6739, S
  16. 4:46, 6743, S
  17. 3:31, 4978, S
2004
Seen and Heard
  1. Kanon in D
    Johann Pachelbel
  2. Sonata Pian' E Forte
    Canadian Brass
    Giovanni Gabrieli
    Elmer Iseler
  3. Canzon in Echo Duodecimi Toni
    Giovanni Gabrieli
    Elmer Iseler
  4. Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C, RV 537
    Allegro
    Largo
    Allegro
  5. Symphony No. 5 in C Minor: Allegro Con Brio
    Ludwig van Beethoven
  6. Ride of the Valkyries
    Richard Wagner
  7. Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
    Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
  8. Strike Up the Band
    George Gershwin / Ira Gershwin
  9. Alexander's Ragtime Band
    Irving Berlin
  10. 76 Trombones
    Meredith Willson
  11. I Got Rhythm
    George Gershwin
  12. Carousel Waltz
    Richard Rodgers
  13. American Patrol
    Frank W. Meacham
  14. Send in the Clowns
    Stephen Sondheim
  15. Memory
    Andrew Lloyd Webber
  16. Music of the Night
    Andrew Lloyd Webber
  17. Bess, You Is My Woman Now
    George Gershwin
  18. Bill Bailey
    Hughie Cannon
  19. Bye Bye Baby
    Leo Robin / Jule Styne
  20. Maple Leaf Rag
    Scott Joplin
  1. The Canadian Brass
  1. Philips 4756131 (2004) DDD
  1. 4:57, 6995, S
  2. 4:15, 6020, S
  3. 3:56, 5560, S
  4.  
    1. 3:06, 4394, S
    2. 0:55, 1318, S
    3. 3:10, 4493, S
  5. 7:32, 10627, S
  6. 3:15, 4607, S
  7. 1:44, 2472, S
  8. 4:39, 6589, S
  9. 3:05, 4382, S
  10. 2:49, 4012, S
  11. 3:17, 4650, S
  12. 6:37, 9345, S
  13. 3:48, 5375, S
  14. 3:44, 5298, S
  15. 3:23, 4796, S
  16. 3:41, 5223, S
  17. 3:44, 5282, S
  18. 3:06, 4395, S
  19. 3:16, 4627, S
  20. 3:18, 4673, S
2007
People of Faith

  1. Come, Thou Almighty King, hymn
    Felice Giardini / Traditional
  2. O God Our Help in Ages Past (Tune: St. Anne)
    William Croft / Traditional
  3. Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing
    Traditional / John Wyeth
  4. We Gather Together, hymn (after a Dutch
    folk tune)
    Edward Kremser / Traditional
  5. People of Faith, hymn for chorus, brass
    & organ
    Traditional / Richard Walters
  6. Beautiful Savior
    Silesian Traditional / Traditional
  7. Cantata No. 208, "Was mir behagt,"
    (Hunt Cantata), BWV 208 (BC G1, G3)
    Sheep May Safely Graze
    Johann Sebastian Bach / Traditional
  8. We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder
    American Traditional / Traditional
  9. Spirit of God, descend upon my heart
    Frederick C. Atkinson
  10. Praise to the Lord, the Almighty
    German Traditional / Traditional
  11. How Firm a Foundation
    American Traditional / Traditional
  12. All Creatures of Our God and King
    Anonymous / Anonymous, German

  1. The Canadian Brass,
    Elmer Iseler Singers
  1. Opening Day Recordings
    ODR 7337 (2007) DDD
  1. 3:07, 4418, S
  2. 4:14, 5996, S
  3. 2:27, 3495, S
  4. 2:15, 3203, S
  5. 5:57, 8416, S
  6. 5:22, 7589, S
  7. 5:03, 7150, S
  8. 4:51, 6859, S
  9. 4:33, 6436, S
  10. 4:36, 6518, S
  11. 3:35, 5074, S
  12. 6:43, 9495, S
2008
Manhattan Music

Manhattan Music, for brass ensemble
Bramwell Tovey
  1. Theme
  2. Variation 1 - L'istesso tempo
  3. Variation 2
  4. Variation 3
  5. Variation 4 - Meno mosso
  6. Variation 5 - Andante - Piu mosso
  7. Variation 6 - Presto
  8. Variation 7 - Largo - Allegretto - Andante
  9. Finale - Meno mosso - A tempo
Mass, theatre piece for singers, players & dancers
Leonard Bernstein
  1. Alleluia, Sanctus, Agnus Dei
  2. A Simple Song
  3. Offertory, Almighty Father

Shaker Suite, for brass quintet & strings
Rayburn Wright

  1. Simple Gifts / The Happy Journey / I've Set
    My Face for Zion's Kingdom
New York Cityscape, for brass ensemble
Jeff Tyzik
  1. Ragtime Redux (28th & 5th)
  2. Tango 1932 (103rd & Riverside)
  3. Traffic Jammin' (Times Square Day & Night)
  4. African Dance (Wall Street & East River
    ca. 1709)
  5. Tarantella (Mulberry Street)
  1. The Canadian Brass,
    Eastman Wind Ensemble
  1. Opening Day Recordings
    ODR 7368 (2008) DDD
  1. 1:47, 4250, S
  2. 1:15, 2983, S
  3. 0:37, 1520, S
  4. 0:42, 1711, S
  5. 1:42, 4039, S
  6. 2:05, 4951, S
  7. 1:29, 3537, S
  8. 4:05, 9639, S
  9. 3:20, 7877, S

  10. 6:10, 14525, S
  11. 4:11, 9850, S
  12. 3:37, 10866, S

  13. 9:50, 23111, S

  14. 4:17, 10101, S
  15. 4:28, 10543, S
  16. 6:05, 14317, S
  17. 6:02, 14181, S
  18. 3:11, 7500, S
2011
Canadian Brass Takes Flight
  1. Flight of the Bumblebee
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
  2. Killer Tango
    Sonny Kompanek
  3. Little Fugue in G Minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach
  4. Fantasia & Fugue in D Minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach
  5. Come Again, Sweet Love
    John Dowland
  6. Galliard Battaglia
    Samuel Scheidt
  7. Golyardes' Grounde
    Malcolm Forsyth
  8. La Cumparsita
    Matos Rodriguez
  9. Piano Sonata, K. 311 Turkish Rondo
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  10. Lament
    Brandon Ridenour
  11. Chorale Prelude No. 10: My Heart Is
    Filled with Longing
    Johannes Brahms
  12. Canzona Prima a 5
    Giovanni Gabrieli
  13. Orchestral Suite No. 3   
    Air on the G String
    Johann Sebastian Bach
  14. Quintet
    Michael Kamen
  15. Carnival of Venice
    Howard Cable
  16. Saints' Hallelujah
    Luther Henderson
  17. Tuba Tiger Rag
    Luther Henderson
  18. Just a Closer Walk with Thee
    American Traditional
  1. The Canadian Brass
  1. Opening Day Recordings
    ODR 7416 (2011) DDD
  1. 1:44, 3294, S
  2. 4:04, 6971, S
  3. 3:19, 5943, S
  4. 3:52, 6688, S
  5. 2:03, 3532, S
  6. 1:38, 3081, S
  7. 3:13, 5950, S
  8. 3:14, 5799, S
  9. 2:54, 5281, S
  10. 5:05, 8332, S
  11. 2:42, 4535, S
  12. 2:22, 4229, S
  13. 3:31, 5909, S
  14. 4:00, 6958, S
  15. 3:55, 7047, S
  16. 4:25, 8011, S
  17. 5:22, 9630, S
  18. 3:03, 5452, S


Perfect Landing
  1. Perfect Landing (based on
    Brandenburg Concerto #5)
    JS Bach-Brandon Ridenour
  2. Brandenburg Concerto #2. Third Movement
    JS Bach-Arthur Frackenpohl
  3. Spring Quartet, K. 387
    WA Mozart/Caleb Hudson
  4. Dixie Bach
    Luther Henderson
  5. Vals Peruano
    Enrique Crespo/Lydke Musikverlag
  6. White Rose
    Caleb Hudson
  7. Muy Linda
    John Holborne/WF Mills
  8. Cool Bach
    Luther Henderson
  9. Granada
    Augustin Lara/Don Bagley
  10. Shalom aleichem
    Traditional/Boris Pigovat
  11. Bebop Bach
    Luther Henderson
  12. El Relicario
    Jose Padilla/Don Bagley
  13. Recuerdos de la Alhambra
    Francisco Tarrega/Don Bagley
  14. Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor
    JS Bach/Neil Balm

  1. The Canadian Brass
  1. Opening Day Recordings
    ODR 7450 (2015) DDD
  1. 1:03, 2115, S
  2. 2:44, 5174, S
  3. 4:20, 8089, S
  4. 1:54, 3721, S
  5. 3:37, 6824, S
  6. 5:57, 10898, S
  7. 1:03, 1988, S
  8. 2:25, 4502, S
  9. 3:56, 7558, S
  10. 2:37, 4794, S
  11. 2:09, 4013, S
  12. 3:18, 6461, S
  13. 4:29, 8194, S
  14. 12:03, 22947, S

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