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To the Fore! Symphonic Band Music of Percy Grainger

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To the Fore! Percy Grainger's Great Symphonic Band Music

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Delos
genre:
Classical

We gave it a B

And now for something completely different: To the Fore!, wind band originals and arrangements (of Bach, Sousa, and Franck) by the 20th-century Australian-born piano virtuoso (surely the greatest pianist named Percy of all time). Even if you generally hate band music, how can you go wrong with tunes like ”The Gum- Suckers’ March” and ”Ye Banks and Braes o’ Bonnie Doon”? You can’t, that’s how. B