Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Stars and Stripes Forever
John Philip Sousa 3:27
2 The Syncopated Clock
Leroy Anderson 2:22
3 Home on the Range
Daniel Kelley 3:15
4 Yankee Doodle
Morton Gould 2:34
5 Humoresque / Swanee River
Antonín Dvořák / Stephen Foster 4:01
6 Old Timers' Night at the Pops Medley
Henry J. Sayers / Percy Gaunt / Charles B. Lawlor / Maude Nugent / Harry Dacre / Charles B. Ward / Theodore August Metz 6:20
7 The Skater's Waltz
Émile Waldteufel 8:39
8 Jalousie
Jacob Gade 3:46
9 Dixie
Daniel Decatur Emmett 0:49
10 On the Trail
Ferde Grofé 7:34
11 The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
Richard Rodgers 2:38
12 Hello Dolly!
Jerry Herman 2:40
13 Musetta's Waltz
Giacomo Puccini 5:33
14 Victor Herbert Favorites
Victor Herbert 10:07
15 Victory at Sea
Richard Rodgers 6:17

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Kansas, United States (track 3)
Florida, United States (1935 –) (track 5)
premiered in:
Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark (1925-09-14) (track 8)
additional composer:
arranger:
Morton Gould (tracks 4, 11)
Richard Hayman (tracks 5, 12)
Marlyn Mason (American actress, producer and screenwriter) (track 3)
composer:
Daniel Decatur Emmett (19th century songwriter) (track 9)
Victor Herbert (track 14)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (track 13)
Richard Rodgers (tracks 11, 15)
Émile Waldteufel (classical composer) (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
Jerry Herman (track 12)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1851) (track 5)
Daniel Kelley (1873) (track 3)
Antonín Dvořák (1894) (track 5)
John Philip Sousa (1896) (track 1)
Jacob Gade (1925) (track 8)
Ferde Grofé (1929 – 1931) (track 10)
Leroy Anderson (1945) (track 2)
conductor:
Arthur Fiedler (tracks 1–3, 5–15)
Arthur Fiedler (1958-05-15 – 1958-05-16) (track 4)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 13)
Luigi Illica (track 13)
lyricist:
Daniel Decatur Emmett (19th century songwriter) (track 9)
Jerry Herman (track 12)
Brewster Higley (track 3)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1851) (track 5)
orchestra:
Boston Pops Orchestra (tracks 1–3, 5–15)
Boston Pops Orchestra (1958-05-15 – 1958-05-16) (track 4)
orchestrator:
solo violin:
Alfred Krips (tracks 8, 10)
solo celesta [celeste]:
Leo Litwin (track 10)
publisher:
Carlin Music Group (track 5)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 11)
Williamson Music Company (1943 –) (track 11)
recorded at:
Symphony Hall (Boston) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1958-05-15 – 1958-05-16) (track 4)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Jalousie “Tango Tzigane” (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Old Folks at Home (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 5)
Skater’s Waltz (Mantovani's arrangement) (track 7)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (for 2 pianos 8 hands, Wilberg) (track 1)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (arr. Bruce Dukov for Violin and Cello) (track 1)
instrumental recording of:
is the basis for:
Be Kind to Your Small Person Friends (Horton Hears a Who!) (track 1)
Dixiana (track 9)
Love theme from "La Boheme" (George Greeley adaptation) (track 13)
South Bay Surfer (track 5)
The Presidents (track 4)
later translated versions:
Schlittenfahrt (The Surrey With the Fringe on Top) (track 11)
スワニー河 (track 5)
later versions:
Hello, Dolly (french version) (track 12)
Jalousie (French version, lyrics by Mauprey and Larue) (track 8)
Jalousie (English version, lyrics by Vera Bloom) (track 8)
Jealousy (English version, lyrics by Winifred May) (track 8)
Mustasukkaisuutta (track 8)
Skater's Waltz (Hank Thompson's version) (track 7)
medley of:
Daisy Bell (track 6)
Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay (Sayers version) (track 6)
The Band Played On (track 6)
The Bowery (track 6)
The Red Mill: Act II. The Streets of New York (In Old New York) (track 14)
orchestrations:
Jalousie “Tango Tzigane” (orchestrated by Brohn) (track 8)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (arranged by Leopold Stokowski) (track 1)
part of:
Hello, Dolly! (track 12)
Victory at Sea (track 15)
Grand Canyon Suite (track 10)
Oklahoma! (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 11)
La bohème: Atto II (number) (track 13)
recording of:
Dixie (track 9)
Hello, Dolly! (track 12)
Home on the Range (track 3)
Humoresque in G-flat major, op. 101 no. 7 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Jalousie “Tango Tzigane” (original instrumental version) (track 8)
Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) (track 5)
The Sound of Victory (Victory at Sea) (track 15)
Yankee Doodle (1958-05-15 – 1958-05-16) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (track 9)
Oklahoma Suite! (track 11)
version of:
Dixie (track 9)

Release Group

part of: The World's Most Beautiful Melodies (Reader's Digest)