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Programme No. 668 20th December 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Christmas Tidings Christmas Joy International Staff Band Erik Leidzen 24764
Simple Gifts Christmas Festival Overture YBS Band Leroy Anderson 21184
December O Holy Night Manger Musiklagg Band Vocalist: Lydia Hoen Tjore Adolphe Adam DOY378CD
Fanfares and Carols Yule Dance Cory Band Philip Harper 22147
December Silent Night Manger Musiklagg Band Franz Gruber arr. Gordon DOY378CD
Simple Gifts Troika YBS Band Whistler: David Morris Sergei Prokovieff arr. Farr 21184
A White Christmas Dies Natalis Grimethorpe Colliery Band John Golland
Fanfares and Carols Once in Royal David’s City Cory Band Treorchy Male Voice Choir Philip Harper 22147
Celebrate the Season International Staff Band On Christmas Night Paul Sharman 22148
The Spirit of Christmas Santa Claus-trophobia Household Troops Band Sandy Smith 25289
Black Dyke Christmas Carol Christmas Finale Black Dyke Band Narrator: Ken Greenwood Scrooge: James Sykes Paul Lovatt-Cooper 24782

Programme No. 667 13th December 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Bolero The Entry of the King Brighouse & Rastrick Band Richard Wagner arr. Moren 100159
The History of BB Music – Classical Arrangements Giles Farnaby Suite Grimethorpe Colliery Band Giles Farnaby arr. Howarth 24833
Contrasts Serenade for Trombone Black Dyke Band Brett Baker John Golland 100152
History of BB Music – The Golden Era A Moorside Suite Grimethorpe Colliery Band Gustav Holst 21234
Step Out A Song to the Sea Tredegar Town Band Glen van Looy Tom Davoran 100619
The Art of Brass Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Cory Band Vocal: Stephen Hamnett Lennon & McCartney arr. Harper 100158
The Nationals 2019 Viking Age Uppermill Band Thierry Deleruyelle 100608
Marches & Waltzes Brighouse & Rastrick Band Morgenblatter Johann Strauss II 24528
The Art of Brass The Girl With the Flaxen Hair Cory Band Tom Hutchinson Claude Debussy arr. Harper 100158
Windows of the World Molly on the Shore YBS Band Percy Grainger arr. Snell QPRL213D

Programme No. 666 6th December 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Crown of Gold Winterthur Centenary South London Fellowship Band Ray Bowes 21466
Sea Pictures Cuban Overture Fodens Band Philip Sparke 21477
Step Out Kaleidoscope Tredegar Town Band Glen van Looy Fredrick Schjelderup 100619
Bantock Kubla Kahn Salford University Band Granville Bantock 24557
Soloist Showcase Zigeurnerweisen Black Dyke Band Cornet Section Pablo Sarasate 25200
75 Not Out Honey Pie Fairey Band Lennon & McCartney arr. Smith 25238
The Nationals 2019 Beecher Variations Tewit Silver Band Stephen Bulla 100608
In Principal Showcase Tom Hutchinson Christopher Bond 25484
The Nationals 2019 Black Dyke at the Movies Black Dyke Band Wareham/Williams/Conti 100608
Pines of Rome Pines of the Appian Way Fodens Band Ottorino Respighi arr. Snell 21786

Programme No. 665 29th November 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code

Crown of Gold Harlesdon South London Fellowship Band Ray Bowes 21466
Storytelling The World’s Greatest Storyteller Cory Band Philip Harper 22174
The Nationals 2019 Zelda Black Dyke Band Richard Marshall Percy Code 100608
Origins Canadian Folk Song Suite International Staff Band Morley Calvert 24646
Step Out Step Out Tredegar Town Band Glen van Looy Robin Dewhurst 100619
Return of the Legends Down By The Riverside Brighouse & Rastrick Band arr. Darrol Barry 21370
Heaton Toccata: O The Blessed Lord Eikanger Bjorsvik Band Wilfred Heaton 21951
Soloists Showcase Quartet for Tubas Black Dyke Basses Eric Ball 25200
Immeasurable Deep Harmony Bellshill SA Band Handel Parker arr. Newsome SPS411CD
The Incredible Polysteel Band Capriccio Espagnol The Polysteel Band Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 24948

Programme No. 664 22nd November 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Favourite Marches of the SA Hollinwood Boscombe SA Band Ray Steadman-Allen 21245
Epic Themes The Cowboys Fodens Band John Williams 21218
Joy Through the Ages The Ransomed Host Boscombe SA Band John Starkes Ray Steadman-Allen 21597
Sing Sang Sung Birdland BB of Central Florida Band Josef Zawinel 24842
Music of a Legacy Treasures From Tchaikovsky Household Troops Band Bramwell Coles 25371
All Glorious All You Need Is Love New York Staff Band Lennon & McCartney arr. Gates 25477
Patrons’ Choice IV Priere a Notre Dame Fodens Band Leon Boellmann arr. Eric Ball 21595
Purcell Variations Purcell Variations Brighouse & Rastrick Band Kenneth Downie 21147
Enseavour Cross Rhythms International Staff Band Steven Ponsford 22192
Façade Orb and Sceptre Black Dyke Band William Walton 21953

Programme No. 663 15th November 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Just for Fun The Screamer Black Dyke Band Fred Jewell 22139
By Arrangement Ruler of the Spirits Leyland Band Carl Maria von Weber 24773
Soloist Showcase Miss Blue Bonnet Fodens Band Frank Simon 25296
Enter the Galaxies Aspects of Adiemus Cory Band Karl Jenkins 21373
Fire in the Blood Fire in the Blood International Staff Band Paul Lovatt-Cooper 25251
Mission in Brass Cabaret Brighouse & Rastrick Band Kander and Ebb arr. Fernie OBR888CD
Genesis Cornet Concerto Mov. 1 Black Dyke Band Richard Marshall Martin Ellerby 25483
Hymns and Marches Aberystwyth Brighouse & Rastrick Band Joseph Parry DOY56CD
Essential Dyke X Crown Imperial Black Dyke Band William Walton 21600

Programme No. 662 8th November 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Best by Farr Vol. 2 Colonel Bogey Eikanger Bjorsvik Band Alford/Arnold/Farr 24947
American Landscapes Images for Brass Sellers International Band Stephen Bulla 21219
Tipperary Tipperary Stalybridge Old Band Jack Judge arr. Kerwin AMA38CD
Eden Nimrod Black Dyke Band Narrator: Richard Hollick Edward Elgar 24713
On Stage Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Fodens Band Hugie Prince arr. Fernie OBR857CD
Blazon The Holy War International Staff Band Ray Steadman-Allen SPS91CD
Pemberton Green Pemberton Green Pemberton Old Band John Maines AMA41CD
By Request On The Quarter Deck BNFL Band Kenneth Alford QPRL78D
The Vikings A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square Eikanger Bjorsvik Band Grethe Tonheim Manning Sherwin arr. Snell 24521
Façade Dog Fight Black Dyke Band Band William Walton 21953
Epic Themes Midway March Fodens Band John Williams 21218

Programme No. 661 1st November 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
A Night at the Opera Grand March from Tannhauser Grimethorpe Colliery Band Richard Wagner DOY13CD
Fantastic Overtures The MerryWives of Windsor Black Dyke Band Oto Nicolai 24941
Golden Slippers Golden Slippers International Staff Band David Daws Norman Bearcroft 21129
From the Mountains to the Downs High Peak Black Dyke Mills Band Eric Ball 25341
Promenade Bonnets of Dundee Grimethorpe Colliery Band Elgar Howarth 22174
The Adventurers Solid Rock International Staff Band Paul Sharman 25490
Promenade Pineapple Poll Grimethorpe Colliery Band Arthur Sullivan arr. Brand 21182
Origins On Radcliff Highway International Staff Band Ray Steadman-Allen 24646
Strangers in the Night La Cucuracha Brighouse & Rastrick Band arr. Darrol Barry OBR929CD
Patrons’ Choice VI Masque Fodens Band Kenneth Hesketh 25238

Programme No. 660 25th October 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Marches and Waltzes Old Comrades Brighouse & Rastrick Band Carl Teika 24528
Fantastic Overtures The Flying Dutchman Black Dyke Band Richard Wagner 24786
Fantasy Grand Russian Fantasia Cenral Band of the RAF Philip Cobb Jules Levy 22135
Regionals 2017 Pageantry YBS Band Herbert Howells 22142
Storytelling Nordic Polska Cory Band arr. Philip Harper 22174
Fairey Band in Concert Forgotten Dreams Fairey Band Leroy Anderson 24779
Black Dyke Gold Vol. VIII A Celtic Promise Black Dyke Band Philip Harper DOY395CD
Whitsun Wakes The Accursed Huntsman Fodens Band Cesar Franck 21766
Promenade Bonnie Briar Bush Grimethorpe Colliery Band arr. Elgar Howarth 21182
To Boldly Go Flashpoint Melbourne Staff Band Martin Cordner 25472

Programme No. 659 18th October 2019

Image CD Track Name Artist Soloist Composer Product Code
Following the Flag Excelsior Household Troops Band Erik Leidzen 25428
Fantastic Overtures Donna Diana Black Dyke Band Emil von Reznicek 21619
Untold Stories An Untold Story Cory Band Owen Farr Paul Lovatt-Cooper 24834
Origins The Eternal Presence International Staff Band Eric Ball 24646
Great and Glorious Daniel Household Troops Band Barrie Gott 21256
75 Not Out Japanese Slumber Song Fairey Band Gareth Wood 25238
Fantasy Rocking Trombones Brighouse & Rastrick Band Alan Fernie 24638
From the Mountains to the Downs James Cook Circumnavigator GUS (Footwear) Band Gilbert Vinter 25341
Nefarious Phoenix Fairey Band Peter Graham 25437
Of Gods and Kings Entry of the Gods Into Valhalla Fodens Band Richard Wagner arr. Snell 22146