Sunday Bandstand 13 December 2015

Sunday Bandstand 13 December 2015

This week's photograph is Cornishman Fred Roberts who was the principal cornet at Brighouse and Rastrick for 17 years and gave cornet lessons to a young lad called Derek Garside... Fred was invited to be the bandmaster at the newly formed CWS (Manchester) Band in 1947 (working with the band's new professional conductor Eric Ball) where he was joined by his protege Derek Garside. Fred eventually returned to Cornwall where he conducted a number of prominent bands in the area.

Playlist 13 December 2015

Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke   Opening for weekly show Fodens Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010  
Polonaise from Christmas Opera - Rimsky Korsakov Arr Andrew Owenson Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band MD Robert Oughton - 1970
Concert Overture - Sea Dogs - Maurice Johnstone Wingates Temperance Band MD: John Harrison - 1975
Born For You - Traditional - Dean Jones Brass Band De Waldsang - MD:  Rieks van der Velde - 2015 
Panis Angelicus - Cesar Franck Arr: Howard Lorriman  Classic Festival Choir with the Brass Band Oberaargauer (Austria) MD: Manfred Obrecht - 2009
The Cowboys Overture - John Williams Arr: Steve Sykes Foden's Richardson Band MD: Thomas Wyss - 2005
Coventry Carol - Traditional -  Arr: Howard Lorriman Black Dyke Band MD: Nicholas Childs - 2007
The Journey to Reims - Gioachino Rossini Arr: Edward Tarling  Yorkshire Building Society MD: Nicholas Childs - 1995
Will o'th Wisp - Major George Henry Willcocks  Cornet Soloist Maurice Murphy with the Back Dyke Mills Band MD: Jack Emmott 
Christmas Praise - Noel Jones International Staff Band BM: Dr. Stephen Cobb - 2006
Christmas Wishes - Richard Grantham Brass Band De Waldsang - MD:  Rieks Van Der Velde - 2015 
The Nutcracker Suite - 1. Miniature overture, 2.  March, 3. Arab Dance, 4.  Chinese Dance, 5. Trepak and 6. Waltz of the Flowers - Tchaikovsky Arr: Steven Verhaert  Belgian Brass Ensemble  - 2006
Largo from the New World Symphony - Dvorak  Arr: Martin Ellerby  Grimethorpe Colliery RJB Band MD: Garry Cutt and Chris Helme with memories of Christmas playing over 60 years ago.....
Forgotten Dreams - Leroy Anderson  Arr: Geoffrey Brand Leyland DAF Band MD: Richard Evans - 1989
In the Hall of the Mountain King- Edvard Grieg Arr: Bill Geldard Bass Trombone Soloist Tim Bateman with the Longridge Band MD: Mark Peacock - 2015
O Little Town of Bethlehem Arr: Ralph Pearce Cornet Soloist Gordon Ward with the New York Staff Band BM: Ron Waiksnoris - 2007
Hebrides Overture - Mendelssohn Arr: George Thompson CWS Glasgow Band MD: Dr. Nicholas Childs - 2013
Shepherd's Pipe Carol - John Rutter Arr: Peter Graham Sheldon Theatre Brass Band (USA) MD: W. Larry Brentzel - 1995
A Christmas Fantasy - Gordon Langford Colne Valley Male Voice Choir with the Grimethorpe Colliery (UK Coal) Band MD: Richard Evans - 2005 
Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke   Closing for weekly show Fodens Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010  

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