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SOUSA MARCHES PLAYED BY THE SOUSA BAND: CD461.
Historical recordings from 1897-1930, digitally restored. 3-CD set. Complete commercial recordings: 65 marches & 48 page book with articles and photos of Sousa and his band. Includes Stars & Stripes with Sousa conducting, Semper Fidelis, Diplomat, El Capitan, Liberty Bell, King Cotton, Sabre and Spurs, In-
vincible Eagle, Washington Post, Gladiator, and much more. "This is it – the one indispensible historical release John Philip Sousa enthusiasts have been waiting for." (Fanfare)
FREE CD: Herbert L. Clarke or Arthur Pryor FREE with purchase of the 3-CD Sousa set for $50.85. Recordings 1900-1922, the most-acclaimed brass soloists of all time. CD450: H.L. Clarke, Cornet Soloist Sousa's
Band. CD451: Arthur Pryor, Trombone Soloist Sousa's Band.
REICHA 24 WOODWIND QUINTETS ON 12 CDs. 13 hours of fabulous music! "each is a masterpiece of the highest order. Those who ignore this legacy are missing out ...on some of the finest music ever penned. These pieces are symphonies in miniature." (Audio-
phile Audition) Reicha, a friend of Beethoven, was one of the most-influential composers of the period. "Glorious quintets...Westwood Wind Quintet has a standard of playing that is nothing short of breathtaking." (Intl. Rcd. Review)
24 Reicha Woodwind Quintets on 12 CDs Box Set Special $128 all 12 CDs (13 hours of music) ERWIN SCHULHOFF: "Originality and brilliant wit" (BBC Music). The Westwood Wind Quintet's CD601 features a joyful performance of Schulhoff's Divertissement (oboe, clarinet, bassoon) plus Paul Hindemith's Kleine Kammermusik für fünf Bläser, and Carl Nielsen's Woodwind Quintet. "I cannot imagine a better performance than the one given here by the Westwood Wind Quintet." (High Fidelity Magazine.)
ALAN HOVHANESS —"Beautiful sounds, unabashedly melodic...his music possesses instant appeal." (New York Times) Crystal has largest collection of Hovhaness works conducted or supervised by Hovhaness, most with major British orchestras. See www.crystalrecords.com for all 24 Hovhaness CDs. A small sample: CD810 (pictured): And God Created Great Whales, etc., Philharmonia Orch. CD802: St. Vartan Symphony, "Artik" Horn Concerto. National Phil. of London & Israel Phil. CD803: Majnun Symphony. National Phil. of London. CD804: Etchmiadzin Symphony, Fra Angelico, Mountains & Rivers Without End. Royal Philharmonic. CD807: Odysseus Symphony, Celestial Gate, Polyphonia Orchestra, Hovhaness conductor. CD808: Magnificat (four Solo Voices, Chorus, Orch.). CD811: Symphonies 49 & 31, Starry Night.
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150TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS