God Bless America: The Ultimate Patriotic Album

God Bless America: The Ultimate Patriotic Album

     
 
God Bless America: The Ultimate Patriotic Album gathers over an hour's worth of official and unofficial American anthems, including the Eric Rogers Choir's performances of "The Star Spangled Banner" and "America (My Country Tis of Thee)."

Overview

God Bless America: The Ultimate Patriotic Album gathers over an hour's worth of official and unofficial American anthems, including the Eric Rogers Choir's performances of "The Star Spangled Banner" and "America (My Country Tis of Thee)." Marilyn Horne sings "You're a Grand Old Flag" and "God Bless America," while the Eastman Wind Ensemble contributes renditions of "Yankee Doodle" and "The Stars and Stripes Forever." "Washington Post," "The Caissons Go Rolling Along," "Anchors Aweigh," and "The Air Force Song" are some of the other highlights of this very traditional, very patriotic collection.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/11/2002
Label:
Decca
UPC:
0028947300625
catalogNumber:
473006
Rank:
3256

Tracks

  1. Yankee Doodle, song
  2. The Star-Spangled Banner (National Anthem, USA), for orchestra & voice/chor
  3. God Bless America, song
  4. Battle Hymn of the Republic
  5. Shenandoah, folk song
  6. Amazing Grace
  7. America the Beautiful (original title "Materna")
  8. Simple Gifts
  9. America (My Country 'tis of Thee)
  10. Over There
  11. You're a Grand Old Flag
  12. Thru' the Years 1776-1969 for band
  13. Semper Fidelis, march for band
  14. The Washington Post, march for band
  15. American Patrol, march for band
  16. The Star-Spangled Banner (National Anthem, USA), for orchestra & voice/chor
  17. The Caissons Go Rolling Along, official song of the United States Army [U.S
  18. Anchors Aweigh (Official song of the U.S. Navy)
  19. Semper Paratus for band ("U. S. Coast Guard March")
  20. The Army Air Corps March ("Off we go into the wild blue yonder") [U.S. Air
  21. The Marine Corps Hymn
  22. The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Marilyn Horne   Vocals,Track Performer
Stanley Black   Conductor
Eric Rogers   Conductor
Mormon Tabernacle Choir   Choir, Chorus,Track Performer
London Festival Chorus   Choir, Chorus
English Chamber Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Frederick Fennell   Conductor
London Festival Orchestra and Chorus   Performing Ensemble
Eric Rogers & His Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Robert Merrill   Vocals,Track Performer
Rodney Bashford   Conductor
Seiji Ozawa   Conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble   Ensemble,Track Performer
York Celebrations Choir   Choir, Chorus,Track Performer
New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Jerold D. Ottley   Conductor
Eric Rogers Choir   Choir, Chorus
Frederick J. Harris O.B.E.   Conductor
Carl Davis   Conductor
Band of the Grenadier Guards   Ensemble,Track Performer

Technical Credits

Irving Berlin   Composer
George M. Cohan   Composer
John Newton   Composer,Lyricist
John Stafford Smith   Composer
Penny Bennett   Art Direction
Francis Scott Key   Composer,Lyricist
Katherine Lee Bates   Lyricist
Traditional   Composer
Julia Ward Howe   Lyricist
Frank W. Meacham   Composer
Jerold D. Ottley   Director
Joseph Szurly   Liner Notes,Concept

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