For Queen And Country: Music For A Royal Celebration
In April, the United Kingdom celebrated the birthday of the longest serving monarch in British history. This release is the perfect soundtrack to the celebrations. Some of Britain’s most popular artists and ensembles have gathered together for this two-disc set, which includes patriotic anthems and popular tunes. Musicians include Russell Watson, Jonathan and Charlotte, The Band of H.M. Royal Marines, The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge, and The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
Catalog Number: 88985301152
Composer: Charles H. Parry, Frederick E. Weatherly, Gustav Holst, Henry Francis Lyte, Henry Russell, J. Seymour Irvine, Jeremiah Clarke, John Newton, Mai Jones, Richard Rodgers, Roy Williamson, Sir Edward Elgar, Sir William Walton, Thomas Arne, Traditional
Conductor: Arthur Harris, Carl Davis, Colin J. Reeves, Daniel Barenboim, Donald Fraser, José-Luis Garcia, Mario Venzago, N. J. Grace, Nicholas Cleobury, Nicholas McGegan, Nick Grace, Paul Daniel, Richard Marlow, Robert Emery
Orchestra/Ensemble: Grimethorpe Colliery Band, Philharmonia Chorus, The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines, The Band of the Life Guards, The King's Division Normandy Band
Performer: Charlotte Jaconelli, Jamie MacDougall, Jennifer Smith, Jonathan Antoine, Jonathan Antonie, Jonathan Rathbone, Lucy Kay, Philip Rushforth, Russell Watson, Sol Gabetta