Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Behold Man
Ron Nelson 2:21
2 Song of Democracy
Howard Hanson 14:01
3 The Pasture (Frostiana)
Randall Thompson 2:26
4 Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening (Frostiana)
Randall Thompson 4:55
5 Allelujah
Randall Thompson 5:41
6 The Tender Land: The Promise of Living
Aaron Copland 5:03
7 Simple Gifts
Aaron Copland 2:04
8 Make Our Garden Grow (Candide)
Leonard Bernstein 4:30
9 The Testament of Freedom: The God who gave us life
Randall Thompson 3:29
10 The Testament of Freedom: We have counted the cost
Randall Thompson 6:12
11 The Testament of Freedom: We fight not for glory
Randall Thompson 5:29
12 The Testament of Freedom: I shall not die without a hope
Randall Thompson 8:44

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
Turtle Creek Chorale (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Leonard Bernstein (US composer & conductor) (track 8)
Aaron Copland (composer) (track 6)
Randall Thompson (composer) (1940-07) (track 5)
Randall Thompson (composer) (1943) (tracks 9–12)
Aaron Copland (composer) (1950) (track 7)
Aaron Copland (composer) (1954 – 1955) (track 6)
Howard Hanson (1957) (track 2)
Randall Thompson (composer) (1959) (tracks 3–4)
Ron Nelson (American composer) (1960) (track 1)
lyricist:
Robert Frost (American poet) (tracks 3–4)
Thomas Jefferson (tracks 9–12)
Walt Whitman (track 2)
Richard Wilbur (track 8)
orchestra:
Dallas Wind Symphony (tracks 1–12)
part of:
Candide (track 8)
The Testament of Freedom (tracks 9–12)
Frostiana (tracks 3–4)
recording of:
Alleluia (Well-known Thompson Alleluia; premiered at Tanglewood) (track 5)
Behold Man (track 1)

Release

ASIN:US: B000001595 [info]