CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fanfare for the Common Man
Aaron Copland 3:16
2 West Side Story: Scherzo / America
Leonard Bernstein 4:36
3 Symphony no. 9, op. 95 “From The New World”: I.
Antonín Dvořák 9:08
4 A Child of Our Time: Negro Spiritual, Deep River
Michael Tippet 2:40
5 New England Idyls, op. 62, no. 6: Indian Idyl
Edward MacDowell 2:32
6 Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin 15:53
7 The Unanswered Question
Charles Ives 6:00
8 Rodeo: Hoedown
Aaron Copland 3:13
9 Grand Canyon Suite: III. On the Trail
Ferde Grofé 7:20
10 Maple Leaf Rag
Scott Joplin 2:47
11 Union, Paraphrase de Concert
Louis Moreau Gottschalk 8:43
12 The Stars and Stripes Forever
John Philip Sousa 3:23


CD 1

Daniel Blumenthal (pianist) (track 10)
Alan Marks (track 11)
Dario Müller (track 5)
choir vocals:
Leonard Bernstein (US composer & conductor) (tracks 2, 2)
Sir Michael Tippett (composer) (track 4)
Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1862) (track 11)
Antonín Dvořák (composer) (1893-01-10 – 1893-05-24) (track 3)
John Philip Sousa (conductor and composer) (1896) (track 12)
Scott Joplin (composer and pianist) (1899) (track 10)
Edward MacDowell (American composer, pianist) (1901 – 1902) (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 6)
Ferde Grofé (pianist, arranger, conductor and composer) (1929 – 1931) (track 9)
Charles Ives (composer) (1930 – 1935) (track 7)
Aaron Copland (composer) (1942) (tracks 1, 8)
William Boughton (conductor) (track 8)
Eric Crees (tracks 1–2)
Stephen Darlington (conductor/organist) (track 4)
Kurt Masur (conductor) (track 6)
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (track 9)
Geoffrey Simon (conductor) (track 3)
John Wallace (trumpeter) (track 12)
Stephen Sondheim (track 2)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
English String Orchestra (aka English String Orchestra) (track 8)
Seattle Symphony (track 9)
Ferde Grofé (pianist, arranger, conductor and composer) (1942) (track 6)
London Symphony Brass (tracks 1–2)
The Wallace Collection (brass ensemble) (track 12)
solo piano:
Siegfried Stöckigt (pianist) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Moss Music Group, Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 3)
Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. (USA, publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 8)
Ferde Grofé Music Publishing (New York) (track 6)
Universal/MCA Music (music publisher; do not use as release label!) (track 2)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
arrangement of:
Fanfare for the Common Man (EL&P arrangement) (track 1)
Hoe-Down (for violin, arr. Harris) (track 8)
Hoe-Down (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Hoedown from Rodeo (for brass band, Snell) (track 8)
Maple Leaf Rag (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Rhapsody in Blue (Glenn Miller arrangement) (track 6)
Rhapsody in Blue (transcription for solo piano by Gershwin) (track 6)
Rhapsody in Blue (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Carlos Barbosa-Lima) (track 6)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Dokshitser for trumpet and orchestra) (track 6)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (for 2 pianos 8 hands, Wilberg) (track 12)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (arr. Bruce Dukov for Violin and Cello) (track 12)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Be Kind to Your Small Person Friends (Horton Hears a Who!) (track 12)
Blue (track 6)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 6)
later translated versions:
America (track 2)
America (West Side Story, Japanese version) (track 2)
Amerika je Amerika (track 2)
later versions:
America (track 2)
Maple Leaf Rag (song) (track 10)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (arranged by Leopold Stokowski) (track 12)
part of:
Grand Canyon Suite (track 9)
Rodeo (symphonic version) (track 8)
West Side Story (track 2)
recording of:
Maple Leaf Rag (piano rag) (track 10)
Rhapsody in Blue (standard 1942 orchestration) (track 6)
Rodeo: IV. Hoedown (track 8)
The Unanswered Question, S. 50 (version 2) (track 7)
West Side Story: America (Anita, Shark Girls) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (tracks 3, 6)
West Side Story Medley (Clayderman) (track 2)
West Side Story (Peter Riese arrangement) (track 2)
revision of:
Rhapsody in Blue (original jazz band version, less often performed) (track 6)
version of:
The Unanswered Question, S. 50 (version 1) (track 7)

Release Group

part of:In Classical Mood