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"Crystal is the go-to place for wind and brass chamber repertoire" (Gramophone). And don’t forget Strings (and Organ, Percussion, Harp, Hovhaness, & even Steam Calliope!)
ALAN HOVHANESS — "Beautiful sounds, unabashedly melodic...his music possesses instant appeal." (New York Times) Crystal has the largest col- lection of recordings of Hovhaness works conducted or supervised by Hovhaness, most with major British orchestras. A small sample (see www.crystalrecords.com for all 24 Hovhaness CDs): CD810 (pictured): And God Created Great Whales, Anahid, Elibris, Alleluia & Fugue, Con- certo #8 for Orchestra. Philharmonia Orch. CD802: St. Vartan Symphony, "Artik" Horn Concerto. National Phil. of London & Israel Phil- harmonic. CD803: Majnun Symphony. Nation- al Phil. of London. CD804: Etchmiadzin Symphony, Fra Angelico, Mountains & Rivers Without End. Royal Philharmonic. CD801: All Men Are Brothers (Sym. 11, Royal Philharmonic), Prayer of St. Greg- ory, Tzaikerk, Armenian Rhapsody No.1. CD807: Odysseus Sym- phony, Celestial Gate, Prayer of St. Gregory. Polyphonia Orchestra, Hovhaness conductor. CD811: Hovhaness Treasures: his favorite works. Christmas Symphony 49, Symphony 31, Celestial Canticle, Starry Night, etc. Gerard Schwarz & Alan Hovhaness, conductors.
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 not only on some terrific wind music but on some of the finest music ever penned. These pieces are symphonies in miniature."
(Audiophile Audition) Reicha, a friend of Beethoven, was one of the most-influential composers of the period. "absolute masterpieces, symphonic in scope. (Fanfare) "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)
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: H.L. Clarke or Arthur Pryor FREE with purchase of the 3-CD Sousa set for $50.85. FREE US shipping. Recordings 1900-1922, the most-acclaimed brass soloists of all time. CD450: Clarke, Cornet
Soloist Sousa's Band. CD451: Pryor, Trombone Soloist Sousa's Band.
FREE U.S. shipping on all orders. Other countries $18 per order. CDs $16.95 ea, See www.crystalrecords.com for over 300 CDs.
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