The Golden Age of Light Music: The 1950s

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/31/2004
  • Label: Guild
  • UPC: 795754510324
  • Catalog Number: 5103
  • Sales rank: 115,531


Disc 1
  1. 1 Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away), song (from Show Girl, musical) (2:27)
  2. 2 Caravan (2:35)
  3. 3 Marching Strings, for orchestra (2:21)
  4. 4 Fandango for piano (or voice & piano) (2:48)
  5. 5 Heart-O-London - Charles Williams & His Concert Orchestra (2:42)
  6. 6 Hey Presto! (composed with George French, under the pseudonym "Brett Wi (2:46)
  7. 7 Me and My Girl (excerpt) (3:01)
  8. 8 Proud Canvas - Queen's Hall Light Orchestra (2:07)
  9. 9 Festival, incidental music for piano & orchestra - Mantovani (2:55)
  10. 10 Blue Moon, song (from "Babes in Arms") (2:55)
  11. 11 Dancing Bells (2:47)
  12. 12 Granada, for voice & orchestra (with chorus ad lib) (2:42)
  13. 13 Petite Waltz (3:04)
  14. 14 Shortcake Walk - Sidney Torch & His Orchestra (2:16)
  15. 15 Flirtation Waltz - Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra (3:03)
  16. 16 Angel Cake (2:45)
  17. 17 Waltz of the Bubbles (2:15)
  18. 18 Sportsmaster, television series theme - Danish State Radio Orchestra (2:50)
  19. 19 Paris Interlude (3:05)
  20. 20 At Last, At Last (2:50)
  21. 21 Roller Coaster (2:54)
  22. 22 The Moon Was Yellow (2:37)
  23. 23 Piccadilly Spree (2:34)
  24. 24 Champagne March - Queen's Hall Light Orchestra (2:48)
  25. 25 Jungle Fantasy (3:13)
  26. 26 Parade of the Film Hits: Medley - Melachrino Orchestra (9:22)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Percy Faith Conductor
Sidney Torch Conductor
Stanley Black Piano, Conductor
Frank Chacksfield Conductor
George Melachrino Conductor
Ray Martin Conductor
Robert Farnon Conductor
Henri René Conductor
Hugo Winterhalter Conductor
Paul Weston Conductor, Performing Ensemble
Billy Cotton Conductor
Monty Kelly Conductor
David Rose & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Mantovani Orchestra Conductor, Performing Ensemble
Percy Faith & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Ray Martin & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Henri René & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Philip Green Conductor
Roberto Inglez Conductor
Philip Glass Ensemble Performing Ensemble
Monty Kelly & Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Roberto Inglez & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Frederic Curzon Conductor
Sidney Torch & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
New Concert Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Charles Williams & His Concert Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Peder van Zuider Conductor
Billy Cotton Band Band
Edmondo Ros Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Dolf van der Linden Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Edmondo Ros Conductor
R. de Porten Conductor
Dolf van der Linden Conductor
Queen's Hall Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Melachrino Strings Performing Ensemble
David Rose Conductor
Music by Camerata Ensemble
Grosvenor Concert Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Stanley Black Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Charles Williams Conductor
Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Technical Credits
Richard Addinsell Composer
George Gershwin Composer
Sidney Torch Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Ray Martin Composer
Charles Trénet Composer
Noel Gay Composer
Fred E. Ahlert Composer
Michael Delugg Composer
Duke Ellington Orchestra Composer
Robert Farnon Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Lorenz Hart Composer
Sammy Kahn Composer
Brett Wilson Composer
Angela Morley Composer
Esy Morales Composer
Lou Busch Composer
Frank Perkins Composer
Trevor Duncan Arranger
David Ades Liner Notes
Liz Wright Cover Art, Cover Photo
Alan Bunting Remastering
Joe Heyne Composer
Johnny Bradford Composer
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