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Wind Band Music - REED, A. / BERNSTEIN, L. / BACH, J.S. / SMITH, C.T. / CHIANG, Chia-Ying (Armenian Dances) (Taiwan Wind Ensemble, Boyd)

    
      

 

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Wind Band Music - REED, A. / BERNSTEIN, L. / BACH, J.S. / SMITH, C.T. / CHIANG, Chia-Ying (Armenian Dances) (Taiwan Wind Ensemble, Boyd)

Comprising professors and band directors, the Taiwan Wind Ensemble is a leading international exponent of the wind repertory, not least in its exciting series of commissions. On this disc it presents a selection of music of orchestrations and originals from around the world. There are a variety of overtures and evocative dances from Bach to Bernstein, as well as Alfred Reed’s richly colorful Armenian Dances. They are complemented by Taiwanese composer Chia-Ying Chiang’s mysterious and beautiful recent composition A Chasing After The Wind, which takes its title from Ecclesiastes.


Bernstein, Leonard
Grundman, Clare, arranger(s)

  Candide: Overture (arr. C. Grundman for wind ensemble)
1.   Play with flash player Candide: Overture (arr. C. Grundman for wind ensemble) 00:04:45

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Boyd, John P., arranger(s)

  Piece d'Orgue in G Major, BWV 572, "Fantasia in G Major" (arr. J.P. Boyd for wind ensemble)
2.   Play with flash player Piece d'Orgue in G Major, BWV 572, "Fantasia in G Major" (arr. J.P. Boyd for wind ensemble) 00:06:11

Smith, Claude T.

  Emperata Overture
3.   Play with flash player Emperata Overture 00:07:11

Chiang, Chia-Ying

  A Chasing After the Wind
4.   Play with flash player A Chasing After the Wind 00:10:43

Reed, Alfred

  Armenian Dances
5.   Play with flash player Part I 00:11:26
6.   Play with flash player Part II: I. Hov Arek 00:04:15
7.   Play with flash player Part II: II. Khoomar 00:04:49
8.   Play with flash player Part II: III. Lorva Horovel 00:09:08

Shostakovich, Dmitry
Hunsberger, Donald, arranger(s)

  Festive Overture, Op. 96 (arr. D. Hunsberger for wind ensemble)
9.   Play with flash player Festive Overture, Op. 96 (arr. D. Hunsberger for wind ensemble) 00:06:15

Total Playing Time: 01:04:43






Composer(s):
Bach, Johann Sebastian; Bernstein, Leonard; Chiang, Chia-Ying; Reed, Alfred; Shostakovich, Dmitry; Smith, Claude T.

Arranger(s):
Boyd, John P.; Grundman, Clare; Hunsberger, Donald

Conductor(s):
Boyd, John P.

Ensemble(s):
Taiwan Wind Ensemble

Label: Naxos

Series: Wind Band Classics

Genre: Wind Ensemble/Band Music

Period: 20th Century; Baroque

Catalogue No: 8.573028

Barcode: 747313302871

Release Date: 02/2013

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