Title of Recording: Holst/Handel/Bach
Conductor: The Cleveland Symphonic Winds - Frederick Fennell
Recording Label (e.g., Angel): Telarc
Recording Type (i.e., CD, LP, Tape, Video): CD
Recording Number if available (e.g., MCD-2160): CD-80038
Pieces: First Suite in E Flat, Op. 28, No.1; Second Suite in F, Op. 28, No.2; Fantasia in G Major; Music for The Royal Fireworks
Frederick Fennell is an icon in wind band conducting and demonstrates his artistic abilities with four well known works. His musical nuances and interpretations make this performance fresh, exciting, and full of energy. The group which includes members from the Cleveland Orchestra has a warm, rich sound and features many fine soloists in the Holst Suites.