Wolf RoundS

Podcast: Wolf Rounds – wind band music by Daugherty, Maslanka and Rouse

Gary Green, Director of Bands at the University of Miami, talks about their new CD featuring new works by three of America’s finest contemporary composers: Michael Daugherty, David Maslanka, and Christopher Rouse. Joining Gary Green and the Frost Wind Ensemble … Read More →


SOUTHERN HARMONY

Podcast: Southern Harmony

In 1835 WIlliam Walker published his songbook Southern Harmony. The title page describes it as a collection of “tunes, hymns, psalms, odes and anthems”. It sold an astonishing 600,000 copies before the US Civil War, and became the inspiration for … Read More →


SYNERGY - Music for Wind Band

Podcast: Synergy – with the Columbus State University Wind Ensemble

A spotlight look at the new Columbus State University Wind Ensemble‘s new CD – a CD that brings together an outstanding band, conductor Robert Rumbelow, and three great soloists: Clarinettists John Yeh and Teresa Reilly, and percussionist Molly Yeh. This … Read More →


Fanfares and Overtures

Podcast: Fanfares and Overtures with Rutgers Wind Ensemble

Fanfares and Overtures, the first CD by the esteemed Rutgers Wind Ensemble on Naxos Wind Band Classics, presents a dizzying range of music that include either fanfares or overtures. The CD includes music by Herbert Owen Reed, Vaclav Nelhybel, WIlliam … Read More →


Trendsetters - Music for Windband

Podcast: Trendsetters – Music for Wind Band by Hindemith, Holst, Grainger and Schwanter

Trendsetters may be the perfect introduction to 20th-century wind band music. It introduces four different composers, each with their own unique style. Percy Grainger‘s Lincolnshire Posy, Gustav Holst‘s First Suite in E flat for Military Band, Paul Hindemith‘s Symphony in … Read More →