Home From The Sea

Home From The Sea

This new CD by the Band of HM Royal Marines, Plymouth conducted by Major Andrew Thornhill is a magnificent collection of nautical and patriotic music. It also includes the first recording of 'The Falklands Overture' by a Royal Marines band. This album is dedicated to the Royal National Lifeboat Institute: their staff, crews, dependents, supporters, fund-raisers and donors. The tracks are:
1. Fanfare For The First Sea Lord - Cole
2. The Padstow Lifeboat - Arnold arr Woodfield
3. The Falklands Overture - Perkins
4. Home From The Sea - Coulter arr Hancock
(Baritone: William Shimell)
5. Rule Britannia - Arne arr Johnson
(Solo euphonium: Musn Nick West)
6. Hymn To The Sea - McDermott
7. The Hounds Of Spring - Reed
8. The Londonderry Air - Trad arr Geldard
(Solo trombone: BdSgt Colin Hudson)
9. The Lifeboatmen - Brown
10. The Perfect Storm - Homer arr Ford
11. The Skye Boat Song - Trad arr Brown
(Baritone: William Shimell)
12. Armada 400 - Goodwin
(Narrator: Admiral The Lord Boyce GCB OBE DL)
1st Movt: Overture
2nd Movt: Interlude
3rd Movt: Ships Leaving Harbour
4th Movt: The War Clouds Gather
5th Movt: The Battle
Total running time 76 minutes

£12- incl p&p worldwide