Recording Review

Title of Recording: Beachcomber

Conductor: Fredrick Fennel

Recording Label (e.g., Angel): Reference Recordings

Recording Type (i.e., CD, LP, Tape, Video): CD

Recording Number if available (e.g., MCD-2160): RR-62CD

Pieces: Belle of the Ball; Russian Sailors' Dance; Beguine for Band; Tico Tico; Lassus Trombone; Slava; A Chorus Line; Beachcomber; 76 Trombone; Malambo; Ye Banks and Braes o'Bonnie Doon; The Age of Gold-Polka; Tamboo; Pavanne; Blues for a Killed Kat; Yagi Bushi; Lullaby; America the Beautiful

This is an outstanding recording in all respects. This recording would serve as a great pedagogical tool, since it contains all the criteria that make a truly good performance.

Reviewer:Michael W. Hanson

Source:my personal copy

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