Scepter'd Isle CD

Light music was once the staple fare of our country but was allowed to slip into obscurity when the need for signature tunes and recorded mood music nearly died with the expansion of postwar television. Happily, thanks to the dedicated work of a whole coterie of both amateurs and professionals, the tide has turned and there is now more of this wonderful music available on CD than ever before. So, sit back, close your eyes and enjoy the best of British Light Music
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Scepter'd Isle CD Specifications
Code: C104


Track listing:
Radio 4 UK theme tune: Early one morning,
Rule Britannia,
Annie Laurie/Ye banks and braes,
What shall we do with a drunken sailor?
Greensleeves
Men of Harlech
Scotland the Brave
Danny Boy/Londonderry Air (BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra)
This England (David Lloyd with Band of the Welsh Guards)
London Suite (Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra)
Covent Garden; Westminster
Knightsbridge
London Again Suite (Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra)
Oxford Street
Langham Place; Mayfair
Handel in the Strand (Eastman Rochester Pops Orchestra)
Country Gardens (Eastman Rochester Pops Orchestra)
Policeman’s Holiday (Light Symphony Orchestra)
London Landmarks (Charles Williams and his Orchestra): Nelson’s Column, Tower Hill, Horse Guards, Whitehall;
Cockney Suite; A State Procession (Buckingham Palace); The Cockney Lover (Lambeth Walk); At the Palais de Danse (Anywhere); Elegy (Thoughts on Passing the Cenotaph); Bank Holiday (’Appy ’Ampstead); Z Cars.


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