"Concert of the Century" CD
CD cover art shown above.
Design and production by Gothic Records.
Product Code: G-49270
Date of concert: Sept 27, 2008
Artists: (See cover)
Tracklist of Released Selections (*)
(by Composer and Works title):
Cortege et Litanie (Opus 19, No. 2 )- Marcel Dupre.
2. Symphonie Concertante - in 4 movements- Joseph Jongen:
I. Allegro: Molto moderato
II. Divertimento: Molto Vivo
III. Lento Misterioso-Appassionato Tempo I
IV. Toccata (Moto Perpetuo): Allegro Moderato.
Pomp and Circumstance - Sir Edward Elgar.
(Military March in D Major -opus 39, No. 1)
(*) Note, for the interest of historical accuracy:
The Philadelphia Orchestra did not release all of the selections played.
The unreleased items were:
JS Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor (The concert opening selection);
Howard Shore: Fanfare (Commissioned by Macy's for 150th anniversary celebration);
Mildred J. Hill: Happy Birthday (The Finale Encore selection).
Despite this, the final released CD is fantastic, and you need to get it NOW!!
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A Great NYT picture of the Concert-of-the-Century taking place!