A Salute to Richard Rodgers by Richard Rodgers. Arranged by Ted Ricketts. For Orchestra (Score & Parts). HL Full Orchestra. Grade 4. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.4490233).
Best-known for his innovations in musical theater, celebrated American composer Richard Rodgers would have been 100 years old in the year 2002. This adventurous work includes a varied cross-section of his compositions from the collaborations with Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein II to his Emmy award-winning film score Victory At Sea. Includes: Song of the High Seas, Oklahoma, The Sound of Music, Bewitched, The Carousel Waltz and Climb Ev'ry Mountain. A marvelous tribute to one of the masters of melody.