This Is My Country

This Is My Country

     
 

This Is My Country contains 18 patriotic songs -- "America the Beautiful," "Battle Hymn of the Republic," "Strike Up the Band," "The Stars and Stripes Forever," "The Star Spangled Banner," "God Bless America" -- as performed by various orchestras, including the Boston Pops and the St. Louis…  See more details below

Overview

This Is My Country contains 18 patriotic songs -- "America the Beautiful," "Battle Hymn of the Republic," "Strike Up the Band," "The Stars and Stripes Forever," "The Star Spangled Banner," "God Bless America" -- as performed by various orchestras, including the Boston Pops and the St. Louis Symphony.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/13/1993
Label:
Rca
UPC:
0090266154524
catalogNumber:
61545

Related Subjects

Tracks

  1. Fanfare for the Common Man, for brass & percussion (from Symphony No. 3  -  Philadelphia Orchestra
  2. On the Trail  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  3. America the Beautiful (original title "Materna")
  4. The Battle Hymn of the Republic ("Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory," words by  - Robert Shaw
  5. Shenandoah, folk song  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  6. America, for chorus & orchestra ("My Country 'Tis of Thee")  -  Robert Shaw Chorale
  7. Variations on "America," arrangement for orchestra or band (after Charl  -  Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
  8. Hoedown  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  9. St. Louis Blues, song  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  10. Yankee Doodle, song  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  11. Dixie ("I Wish I Was in Dixie's Land"), song  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  12. Strike Up the Band, song (from Strike Up The Band; both versions)  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  13. American Salute, for orchestra  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  14. George M. Cohan Medley  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  15. Semper Fidelis, march for band  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  16. The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band  -  Boston Pops Orchestra
  17. The Star-Spangled Banner (National Anthem, USA), for orchestra & voice/chor  -  Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
  18. God Bless America, song  -  Members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Collegiate Chorus

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Leontyne Price   Soprano (Vocal)
Arthur Fiedler   Conductor
Marilyn Horne   Soprano (Vocal),Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal),Track Performer
National Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Eugene Ormandy   Conductor
Leonard Slatkin   Conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Track Performer
Charles Gerhardt   Conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Philadelphia Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Robert Shaw Chorale   Choir, Chorus
Robert Shaw   Conductor,Track Performer
Members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Collegiate Chorus   Performing Ensemble

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Richard Hayman   Arranger
Robert Russell Bennett   Arranger
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Steve Vining   Producer
Joe Lopes   Remastering
J.J. Stelmach   Art Direction
Hirschfeld   Illustrations,Cover Illustration
Peter Bodge   Arranger
Michael K. Sheehan   Liner Notes
William Steffe   Composer
Ferde Grofé   Composer
Gould   Arranger
Julia Ward Howe   Composer
James Conlon   Artwork
Anthony Gould   Arranger
Joseph J. Stelmach   Artwork

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