The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, Elgar Howarth ‎– Battles For Brass

London Records ‎– CS7221, London Records ‎– CS 7221
Vinyl, LP

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The Battell
Arranged By – Elgar HowarthComposed By – William Byrd
A1.1 The Marche Before The Battell
A1.2 The Souldiers' Sommons
A1.3 The Marche Of Footemen
A1.4 The Marche Of Horsemen
A1.5 The Trumpetts
A1.6 The Irishe Marche
A1.7 The Bagpipe And The Drone
A1.8 The Flute And The Droome
A1.9 The Marche To The Fighte
A1.10 The Retraite
A1.11 The Buriing Of The Dead
A1.12 The Morris
A1.13 The Souldiers' Dance
A1.14 The Galliarde For The Victorie
A1.15 The Earle Of Oxford's Marche
B1 Fantasia "Udite, Ecco Le Trombe"
Arranged By – Philip JonesComposed By – Adriano Banchieri
Biblical Sonata No. 1 "The Battle Between David And Goliath"
Arranged By – Chris HazellComposed By – Johann Kuhnau
B2.1 The Boasting Of Goliath
B2.2 The Trembling Of The Israelites On The Appearance Of The Giant, And Their Prayer Made To God
B2.3 The Courage Of David, And His Desire To Humble The Confidence Placed In The Aid Of God
B2.4 Struggle Between The Two And Their Contest. With His Sling David Throws The Flint At The Forehead Of The Giant; Goliath Falls
B2.5 The Flight Of The Philistines, Who Are Pursued By The Israelites
B2.6 The Joy Of The Israelites At Their Victory
B2.7 The Concert Of Music By The Women In Honour Of David
B2.8 The General Jubilation And The Dances Of Joyfulness Of The People
B3 Fantasia "Newark Siege"
Arranged By – Peter ReeveComposed By – John Jenkins (5)
B4 La Rejouissance
Arranged By – Elgar HowarthComposed By – George Frideric Handel*



Recorded at St. Jude's, Hampstead Garden Suburb in May 1980