Music from Beating Retreat 2009

Music from Beating Retreat 2009

The 200 strong Royal Marines Massed Bands made a further welcome return to Horse Guards Parade in June 2009 - they last performed there in 2006 - and these stirring studio recordings of the full programme of music are included here. The tracks are:

The March to Horse Guards Parade
1. Purple Pageant - King
2. Drum Solo: Cosgrove - Law
3. Action Front - Blankenburg
Parade Preliminaries
4. Drum Salute: The Drummers' Call - Trad
5. Bugle Call: The Band Call - Trad
6. Band Call: The Fall In - Trad
7. March on Parade: Sarie Marais - Toonsetting arr Dunn
8. The Royal Salute: National Anthem
9. Opening Fanfare: Fleet Air Arm 100 - McDermott
Display by the Massed Bands
10. The Captain General - Dunn
11. HM Jollies - Alford
12. Militair Marsch - Beethoven arr Dowrick
13. Regimental Slow March: Preobrajensky - Donajowsky arr Dunn
14. Shrewsbury Fair - Neville
Beating Retreat
15. Divisional Bugle Call: Chatham - Trad
16. Divisional Bugle Call: Portsmouth - Trad
17. Divisional Bugle Call: Plymouth - Trad
18. Band & Bugle Fanfare: Salute to the Corps - Watson/Piner
19. Corps of Drums Display: Saints of Inkerman - R Piner
20. Valdresmarsj - Hanssen
Display by the Massed Bands
21. Commando General - Cole
22. By Land and Sea - Alford
23. Gibraltar - Waterer
24. Parade of the Charioteers - Rozsa arr Grace
FINALE
25. Prelude and Sunset - arr McDermott
26. Britannic Salute - arr McDermott
27. The National Anthem
28. Heart of Oak - Boyce arr Dunn
29. A Life on the Ocean Wave - Russell arr Alford
The March Back from Horse Guards Parade
30. Army and Marine - Zehle
31. Drum Solos: Wee Mac - A Piner
32. Eagle Squadron - Alford
33. Drum Solos: Claymore - A Piner
34. Blue Devils - WIlliams
35. Drum Solos - Cosgrove - Law
36. The Champion - Graham

Total Running Time 77.55

£12- incl p&p worldwide