Reach for the Skies

Reach for the Skies

by Central Band of the Royal Air Force
     
 

Filled with every song, anthem, or theme seemingly ever connected to the British Royal Air Force, this set from the RAF's Central Band, their debut for Decca Records is an emotional, high-spirited journey in nostalgia, ranging from an elegiac version of "The Battle of Britain March" to the stirring theme from the 633 Squadron. Music can paint brave pictures in the… See more details below

Overview

Filled with every song, anthem, or theme seemingly ever connected to the British Royal Air Force, this set from the RAF's Central Band, their debut for Decca Records is an emotional, high-spirited journey in nostalgia, ranging from an elegiac version of "The Battle of Britain March" to the stirring theme from the 633 Squadron. Music can paint brave pictures in the heart, and this band knows how to take a whole nation there.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/05/2010
Label:
Universal Uk
UPC:
0602527475127
catalogNumber:
2747512
Rank:
279823

Tracks

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Central Band of the Royal Air Force   Primary Artist
Duncan Stubbs   Group Member
James Lawrence   Trumpet,Group Member
Gary Wyatt   Trumpet,Group Member
Jon Cohen   Keyboards,Background Vocals
Jonathan Hill   Guitar,Trombone,Group Member
Adrian Beckwith   Piano,Piccolo,Group Member
Darren Loveday   Guitar
Ben Godfrey   Trumpet,Group Member
Stephen Baker   Keyboards
Elizabeth Green   Flute,Group Member
Louise Bonneywell   B-Flat Clarinet,Group Member
Sac Lesley Vincent   Double Bass,Group Member
Jonathan Pippen   Trombone,Group Member
James Ansell   Timpani,Group Member
Henry Eastburn   Cello,Group Member
Graham Jones   E-flat Clarinet,Group Member
Ellen Driscoll   Horn,Group Member
Louis D'heudieres   Tuba
Tony Scannell   Group Member
William Paul Phelan   Horn,Group Member
Tom Rodda   B-Flat Clarinet,Group Member
Paul Meaden   Horn,Group Member
Neslihan Jordan   Flute,Group Member
Laura Bleck   Bass Trombone,Group Member
Justine Stringer   Violin,Group Member
Jonathan Truscott   Group Member
James Moss   Percussion,Group Member
Heather Lowe   Viola,Group Member
Hamish Dean   Trombone,Group Member
Dominique Thistleton   B-Flat Clarinet,Group Member
Claire Lawrence   Violin,Group Member
Christine Ebrey   B-Flat Clarinet,Group Member
Chris L'anson   Percussion,Group Member
Andrew Hooley   Alto Saxophone,Group Member
Kevin Miles   Percussion,Group Member
Georgina Morrell   Oboe,Group Member
Richard Joyce   B-Flat Clarinet,Group Member
Gary Cooney   Alto Saxophone,Group Member
Barry Stringer   Violin,Group Member
Andrew Allott   Group Member
Suzanne Faithful   Bass Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone,Group Member
Phillip Mercer   Tenor Saxophone,Group Member
Paul Sutton   Trumpet,Group Member
Lee Vivian   Trumpet,Group Member
Andrew Rigby   Bass Guitar,Group Member
Neil Chapman   Bassoon,Group Member
Michelle Macgurk   Horn,Group Member
Michael Hearman   Violin,Alto Saxophone,Group Member

Technical Credits

Pete Craigie   Additional Production
Geoff Foster   Engineer
Ray Staff   Mastering
J. Lawrence   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Jon Cohen   Arranger,Programming,Producer
Stephen Baker   Programming
Adam Miller   Pro-Tools
M. Jarre   Composer
L. Henley   Composer
Hugh Worskett   Arranger,Producer

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